Category Archives: Farm

King of the cow…

Spring is offically here and we caught the kids playing a game of King of the Cow.

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Spring is finally here…

and so are the kids. Goat kids that is.  After selling most of our goat herd last fall we are down to three does.  But now we have four adorable kids running around to add to the herd. Two bucklings … Continue reading

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Changing of the Seasons?

We have had a cold, snowy winter, but if you look closely the signs of spring are starting.  Now I have to be careful and remind myself that it is still mid-February and I can’t start planting my tomatoes outside … Continue reading

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White Christmas

The boys were both worried that we would not have a white Christmas this year.  I think this translated into, we have not gone sledding yet.  Well, they both got their wish eight inches of the white stuff fell on … Continue reading

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Meet Marvin

Marvin has come for an extended visit with our Jersey girls.  He is a Scottish Highland bull on loan from a friend.   I think he is cute just don’t mention it in front of him. So far our girls … Continue reading

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Sweet Corn Harvest

We finally made it out to the corn patch this morning between rain storms. After having been in a drought for two years we are starting to make up for it here, since August 1st we have gotten around 6 … Continue reading

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Goats for Sale!

  I love watching our herd of kiko goats they are very entertaining and lovable. Of course the goats are too curious for the own good and get into trouble occasionally, getting their heads stuck in a fence or bucket … Continue reading

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Goat Sitting….

We are keeping our friend’s dairy goats while they are out of town.  So the boys are getting  lessons on how to milk goats. We are milking the goats twice a day and getting a little over a half gallon … Continue reading

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Spring Burning…

  Isaac was able to help with his first pasture burn this spring.  He told me in great detail all about the fire and how it was done (even though I was there too).  I wish I had a recording … Continue reading

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Robin Song

The ground has been covered with snow for the past week and all this cold weather gets me thinking spring will be late arriving.  But if I take the time to look and listen while I’m outside signs of spring … Continue reading

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