Cornell has a very useful map of frost dates by county. For where we are it’s April 20-30th. For NYC it’s around April 14th.
Soil types at the farm
Using a Soil Survey of Dutchess County, NY, we made an overlay of soil types with a google maps pic. The brown outline is the property line; the pink boxes are the house/barn/etc.; the bright blue is the pond. Here’s a brief explanation of what the letters mean (overall the soil survey averages about 20%...