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Silvopasture / Agroforestry

After taking a few classes for fun in the forestry department of my university, I ended up pursuing a minor in forestry with no plans to ever use it prifessionally. 202 more words


Last Branding of the Year

Just finished up the last of 4 brandings at Bar M. There were lots of big healthy calves to vaccinate, ear tag, and castrate. It took a long time to wait for the fog to lift on Thursday when the first of the gathering was done. 329 more words


Calves are coming!!

So I do want to apologize. It’s been a really long time since I posted on here. I am a college student and am living on campus so my direct day-to-day operations on the farm are much more limited. 139 more words


Why farm livestock and not just crops?

I’ve been involved in the Twitter hashtag #farm365 for the past month. It was developed by a dairy farmer in Ontario that comitted to posting a photo on twitter every day in 2015. 586 more words


Bummer Calves

We don’t have a whole lot going on for critters right now…okay all we have right now is the pups, you caught me. Some farm, I know! 633 more words


Gaviota Relocation

After letting the freshly branded calves in Gaviota have a few days to recover, it was time to push them on over to the neighboring ranch, Arroyo Hondo for some help with mowing their lawn. 309 more words