The goose population alone is made up of the youngest brood of five which we're calling the toddlers, and the four teenagers, and the three adults.
The smallest goslings and ducklings (more about the ducklings later) were both in separate brooders in the garage until yesterday when the toddler goslings got moved outside.
Although confined for the time being to their own small enclosure, they are in the orchard pasture with the four teenagers. Although the littlest ones seem slightly curious, they may be more frightened of the bigger goslings than anything else. The bigger teenagers, on the other hand, are extremely curious about the small ones. I'm not sure if they want to make friends or eat them.
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I was out in the garden early on before breakfast this morning hoping to get a jump start on a full day of progress out there, but the black flies were very much in evidence and drove me in. I'm hoping for some kind of a weather change so I can get back out into the garden yet today. Much to do, ever and always, when it comes to a large garden!
I hope to post a garden report soon. (Black flies permitting.)