SOGS #15: Bees

Date recorded: August 19, 2013
Time: 12:30 pm
Location: 42°15’35.61″N, 74°31’53.47″W
Notes: Will Patterson is “The Bee Man.” He runs the Tea Thyme Herb and Fruit farm near Roxbury, where he cultivates mushrooms, grows fruit trees, and raises thousands of honey bees.


SOGS #12: Mushrooming

Date recorded: August 15, 2013
Time: 7:00 pm
Location:   42° 8’18.78″N,  74°36’7.69″W
Notes: In the woods above Arkville, NY, Britney teaches Josiah and I about mushrooms .


Materials gathered for Sybille to transform the Artists Conk. Stayed tuned for the final product.

SOGS #11: Delaware County Fair

Date recorded: August 14, 2013
Time: 5:15 pm
Location:  42° 9’17.32″N,  75°10’11.85″W
Notes: This is the 127th year of the Delaware County Fair in Walton, NY. It’s a world of rides, tractors, cowgirls, blue ribbons, farm animals, funnel cakes, and a Cutest Baby Contest.



SOGS #10: Train

Date recorded: August 10, 2013
Time: 11:00 am
Location:  42° 8’50.32″N,  74°36’58.19″W
Notes: The Ulster & Delaware used to bring travelers and goods to this part of the Catskills. Now it shuttles passengers the 24 miles from Arkville and Roxbury — along the river and past small towns and farms. You can see the train from our farm . . . and the farm from the train. Look, there it is now . . .