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Back From Vacation

We were blessed enough to spend the last week in Myrtle Beach, Surfside Beach actually, with our family and my in laws.  It was great, and I will have a post on the week in more detail shortly, but I just wanted to let you all know I’m still here. 172 more words


Huge Farming Operation

The other day we had an opportunity to visit with one of my wife’s co-workers and her husband.  They live just up the street from where my wife and I lived not long after we got married so it was fun to drive past there and show the kids. 478 more words


Cattle and Snowy Egrets

There’s an stampede of egrets at the south end of Lake Meredith, mostly Cattle Egrets, but there are a couple of Snowy Egrets as well. Most of them are sitting nests right now. 46 more words


' By the Kyle of Lochalsh' Eilean Donan Castle' Scotland

‘By the Kyle of Lochalsh’ Eilean Donan Castle’ Scotland

Oil on canvas

Painting available to purchase :: derek@shapirofineart.com

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In addition to the nesting Clark’s Grebes that I was so excited to see last week while kayaking there was a colony of Cattle Egrets and Snowy Egrets in some salt cedars on the southern shore between Harbor Bay and Alabates.   20 more words


Spring calving

Most of our morning was spent with our cattle, my daughter & son-in-law, and two very good friends.  We had 24 calves from this herd and they all received their baby vaccinations, pinkeye and tetanus shots, eartagged and banded if they were bull calves.   99 more words


Understanding the Veterinary Feed Directive: Part I

This article was written by Paige Nelson and originally published in the Spring 2016 issue of Beef Vet magazine. It has been reproduced here with the explicit permission of the magazine. 1,715 more words