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Farm Animals

Look what Kindergarten and 1st grade made. Kindergarten focused on texture and space, while creating these fluffy chicks. We talked about how to use a paintbrush to create texture, as well as space and how tall the chick should be compared to actual flowers. 54 more words

Call the vet? No need - animals self-medicate

I’m glad I caught this fascinating item on Deutschlandfunk’s ‘Forschung Aktuell’ programme. Animals – not necessarily wild animals, but animals kept in (relatively) natural conditions and largely left to themselves – have proved very adept at self-medicating when they suffer from minor ailments. 476 more words

This Caught My Eye

Highland Beauties

I love these highland cattle, and never tire of taking their photos,  This was a little group somewhere near Oban in Scotland 2013,


A Unique Way of Forecasting Weather


Someone told me once you can tell what the weather

Will be like by studying cows in a paddock.

If the cows are standing, so she said, there’d be… 136 more words

Hangin' with Willie and the boys... and Miss Maple.

Many lessons can be taken from these goats.  It is a new day….start slow and then jump right in!

This is what the fence line-up looked like this morning.   124 more words


Old River Farm Annual Spring Festival

Farmers Market Finds hit the road again visiting Old River Farms in Burgaw, NC last weekend for their 4th Annual Spring Festival. This time we  brought along our fabulous friend Kim for what was a phenomenal day!  642 more words

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