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Pig Power

Our six piglets were put out on pasture nearly a week ago. We’re using rotational grazing in the area we’ll be planting, using the pigs to till up all of the current vegetation.  122 more words

Chickens

Spring grazing

The yaks were put out to their first Spring pasture this weekend. We usually switch out their pasture every 3 weeks so that it doesn’t get overgrazed and to allow them fresh grass. 61 more words

Out to Pasture and the KISS Method of Temporary Fencing

It’s that time of year.  The daffodils, cows, breeding calendar, and the hay stores tell me it’s time to get the cows back out to start the grazing season.   1,928 more words

Farm Life

crossing the bar

Wednesday, April 2, 2014:
Snow last week has given way to temperatures in the fifties. The sun has been out some of the time, and the green tinge on south and west slopes of the pasture deepens noticeably in a single day. 465 more words

The Daily Grind