Our warm, dry fall came to an end on Thanksgiving day with a slow three inches of rain. Cold weather set in, with ice the following Friday. The drought had gotten severe enough that the previous two weeks had seen a number of wildfires in the county, nothing like what they’ve seen in Australia lately but worrying enough. The largest blaze burned around 200ha and 400-500 big bales of hay. A neighbouring county had a fire that travelled six miles and ended up […]