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Convincing my Husband we Need more Livestock...

I grew up with all kinds of livestock from sheep to cattle to chickens. I absolutely loved it. There was honestly nothing better than growing up on the farm, learning life lessons while caring for an animal that depended on you. 690 more words

Farming

Allan Savory: How to fight desertification and reverse climate change.

“Desertification is a fancy word for land that is turning to desert,” begins Allan Savory in this quietly powerful talk. And it's happening to about two-thirds of the world’s grasslands, accelerating climate change and causing traditional grazing societies to descend into social chaos. 48 more words

Climate Change

So, I was walking

So, I was walking down West Street
Heading into town
My back toward the university

And I walked past neatly trimmed suburban houses
Containing neatly trimmed parents… 239 more words

Poetry

Pets and Promises

A large part of my life belongs to my animals. Their stories are as important to my childhood and journey into the adult world as my own experiences. 707 more words

Media

Longhorn Calf #3 aka “Texas” by “Pawprint” on 3/13/2015

Longhorn Calf #2 by  “V” on 2/19/2015

Longhorn Calf #1 by “Eyebrows” on 02/08/2015

Calves

She's Growing!

As spring rings in its sweetness our sweet little Rachel is finally starting to grow a bit faster.  The sunshine is helping I am sure, here she is waving her ear at me….. 53 more words

Humor

Mean Bull

A client called me a while back and wanted me to transport a bull and two cows to the local livestock market. I agreed, it sounded like a pretty easy job. 625 more words

Cowboying