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Entry 2: The Start of a Passion

From left to right: Phoenix, Cocoa, Sari, and Blackberry.

We’re finally getting to the point where the three oldest have stopped beating up on Blackberry. Goats have this must-assert-dominance thing with any newcomer, and they were beating the tar out of her when she first got here. 909 more words

Dairy Goat Diaries

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

Photo Challenge

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


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

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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

A Month In Review

This has been a busy month around Maynard’s Farm.

We had puppies born:

They have gotten so much bigger now and will be going to their new homes soon: 136 more words

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