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642 Days...

That’s how long Sienna was in milk for. 642 consecutive days of milking. Over one and a half tonnes of milk.

Not bad for an undersized Anglo Nubian doe with dangly teats. 996 more words

Goats

While Carl wrote poetry...

While Carl wrote poetry…Lilian raised Nubian goats

The Great Hunt
I never knew any more beautiful than you:
I have hunted you under my thoughts, 57 more words

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Southern Snowapocalypse

I know everyone makes fun of Southerners for how we react to snow.  I get it.  These people have snow 1/2 of the year long.  They think it’s ridiculous.   241 more words

Farm Life

Feeding goats in the cold

-15 degrees this morning. I’ll admit I was glad I didn’t have to milk any goats this morning. For the first time in two years, all my does are dry at the same time while we wait for kidding to start. 517 more words

Goats

Goat farmers, producers handle increased demand for dairy

MADRID, Iowa (AP) — Buying two goats in August 2008 was little more than an experiment for farmer Paula Olson and some entertainment for her daughters. 654 more words

National / World

Hello World!

Kidding season 2015 began on this blistery morning.  Lil Bit O’Time chose (ha!) the coldest day of the year so far to kid.  At 7 AM two beautiful girls feet hit the oh so cold ground!   158 more words

Farm Life