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Sunday muster

Miss 7 yarding up for the first time on her own on Denimndust Cameo.
(Proud Mum moment :-) )


Calving season is in full force

It’s been a beautiful spring with glorious rainfall! We had an eventful Mother’s Day with the Big Sandy creek flooding and snow, but no major damage was done – just some cleanup. 76 more words


Moral Hazard of Grassfed Beef

Grassfed beef is nutritionally superior to grain-fed beef, specifically in omega-6 to omega-3 fatty acid profiles which are now linked to the vast inflammatory diseases that were wrongly attributed to cholesterol and fat intake for decades. 359 more words


First cuckoo

We heard our first cuckoo of the year this morning. Ironically, the arrival of this ‘spring bird’ coincided with the end of a period of warm weather, a dusting of snow on the hills and some very cold winds. 292 more words


The Challenges of Homesteading in The North

So a few days ago, we had fluffies in the trees, birds singing, almost all the snow was gone, and it was 21°C. Today (April 24), theres 6″ of snow and it’s -2°C. 702 more words


Time to put the cattle back in the mountains.....

DISCLAIMER: VIDEO BELONGS TO THE AGE NEWSPAPER (APRIL 2015). Been converted to Youtube for the purposes of this blog post, all copyright of original belong to The Age. 307 more words

Country Life

Bull Sale Wrap Up

It’s been nearly a week since our sale. I am happy to report that the sale went very well. We were fortunate to have excellent weather leading up to the sale in order to prep the yard and shops for the sale. 487 more words