Br. Benedict spent the three weeks of March 7 – 25 working at the University of Saskatchewan library. He is completing his Library and Information Technology Diploma.
Deer are scrounging for food on the abbey grounds, after finishing off the corn stalks in the garden. Several deer have been found dead, likely of starvation. The record-deep snow makes it difficult to find grass to eat.
These tomato plants were planted at the end of January and Br. Kurt hopes to have them producing nice, ripe tomatoes early this summer in the greenhouse.
Abbot Peter attended the annual meeting of the Assembly of Western Bishops in Vancouver Feb. 22-24. He has been secretary of the group for 30 years.