Yesterday morning as I was waking up, my boyfriend Ken walked in, opened my window, and told me that it was 65 degrees and that the forecast said it would reach 75. This is great in terms of having a pleasant afternoon, but not in terms of what it indicates about global warming.Within a few […]
I put some food out to distract the meat goats so that Lanco and Tippy would hopefully do some cute things. Herein you may see some ear-wiggling, tail-wagging, hop-skipping goat antics.
Our first birth for the season came a bit early. Here, they make pathetic baby goat noises and try to figure out where milk comes from while their mother consumes their amniotic sacs and tries to clean them up before it gets dark and cold.
We have about fifty Austrolorp laying hens and one rooster, Hans. We just moved them onto a fallow field near the goats today. The rest of our fields are getting limed and cover-cropped for the winter, so we need to get all the fencing and trellising off them for right now. They’ve been laying eggs […]