The Farming Year

A brief description of the agricultural year by month and season.

Gwaeron (Stirring): Ploughing and spreading of manure and marl in the fields.

Gwirith (Stirring): Spring sowing of seed and harrowing.

Lothron (Spring): Digging ditches and the first ploughing of the fallow fields.

Norui (Spring): Haymaking, and the second ploughing of the fallow fields. Sheep shearing.

Cerveth (Summer): Haymaking, sheep shearing, weeding of crops.

Urui (Summer): Harvesting!

Ivanneth (Autumn): Threshing, ploughing, pruning fruit tress, and milling.

Narbeleth (Autumn): Threshing, ploughing, pruning fruit tress, and milling.

Hithui (Fading): Collecting acorns for pigs.

Girithron (Fading): Mend and make tools, slaughter animals.

Norwain (Winter): Mending and making tools, repairing fences.

Ninui (Winter): Carting manure and marl.

The Farming Year

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