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Kids For Days...

After last year’s cascade of disasters, I was pretty apprehensive about this year’s kidding season. But it seems that this year the wheel of fortune has swung back in our favour. 1,649 more words

The Art of Punching Udders

I read all of the posts and pages and books and asked all the questions I could think of in regards to milking my goats. I love these goat girls (and our sweet boy), and I am so tickled to have my own fresh goat’s milk. 426 more words

Farming

Sunday Homestead Update

This will be our last update for awhile.  Mr. Smiles is having another surgery and hospital stay, so farm life will be heading to the back burner for awhile while we spend our time caring for our family through this hard time. 842 more words

Chickens

Sunday Homestead Update

It has been a hard week.  The chicken accident was upsetting, and then the death of our LGD, Tundra, has knocked the wind out of all of our sails.   598 more words

Chickens

One Goat Becomes Two Goats

The plan was to just have one goat for milk, plus the flock of sheep.  That was the plan last fall when we decided to get a milk goat, and then we ended up with two.   349 more words

Dairy Goat

Homestead Update

Farm life and regular life continues to keep us very busy…too busy to post much lately.  Let’s see if I can catch you up on some of it. 1,118 more words

Chickens