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Farm baby pictures

It’s something like spring here on the farm.  The weather is nothing to judge it by, it does whatever it wants to; cloud poofs or clear blue sky, gale force wind or dead still.  149 more words

Fun With Wildlife


I was going to write a lot more for today’s blog post.  I was writing on a word document, but I decided to work on it more before I post it. 332 more words


Day One

As I mentioned when outlining my Five Day Race, I actually had a jump start – I had some time last week to get the hen house swept out and ready for working in, and then on Sunday, the day before the race, I got most of the hole patching done. 811 more words


Frank Arnold remembered

It is a long time since we featured one of our agricultural cartoons that can give insight into the life of the small farmer in the mid-1960s. 231 more words


The Five Day Race

Monday (today) marked the beginning of a race with myself to get a set number of projects done by Friday.

Here’s what I have to accomplish to win the race: 779 more words


Don't Let Your Children?

The farming community experienced quite a storm recently, brought on by the article “Don’t Let Your Children Grow Up to Be Farmers“, composed for the New York Times by Bren Smith, a shellfish and seaweed farmer off of Long Island. 414 more words

Food & Agriculture

Everything that can go wrong when you try to butcher your pigs (GRAPHIC IMAGES)

Sean and I came home from school on Friday and snapped into action, cleaning the house and putting away anything we didn’t want covered in the inevitable mud and blood attendant with home butchery. 1,789 more words