What’s windy, dusty, abused, short on water, and fairly isolated? It’s where you’ll find us, the Four Country Gals, tending our little flock of sheep, tiny herd of goats, and a couple thousand square feet of garden.
Yeah, we’re small, but we’re awesome.
Over the past eight years, we’ve taken our little piece of “paradise” from a waste land to a beautiful little garden and peaceful site. Not for us, but to help with the mission of beating back a “food desert” in SW Utah, specifically, Iron County.
We’re all retired from stressful careers. Mom was a business owner for years. Bev and Cindy were both law enforcement officers, and additionally, Cindy worked as a pilot for a small inter-island air service. Shari owned her own business for 20 years.
This is the opening to a guest post I’ve made at Agriculture Proud in honor of Ag Day,