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Coffee, huevos rancheros, and goat milk...

My morning routine from my sketchbook!

I have been taking an online sketching course through Sketchbook Skool called
Polishing and it is FABULOUS! It is full of great inspiration, and the weekly sketch assignments have kept me on track while growing in my drawing adventure. 170 more words

Art

The Many Wonders of Goats


Wondering if adding goats to your homestead is a good idea? Get the skinny here (and find some seriously cute goat pictures)
http://bit.ly/1NSC9OW

Mange-mite infestation in small ruminants in Ethiopia: Systematic review and meta-analysis

Mange-mites are economically important ectoparasites of sheep and goats responsible for rejection or downgrading of skins in tanneries or leather industries in Ethiopia.The objective of this systematic review was to compute the pooled prevalence estimate and identify factors influencing mange-mite prevalence in sheep and goats at national level based on the available research evidence. 250 more words

CRP37

Devastating livestock disease is continuing to extend its global reach

Continued spread of Peste des Petits Ruminants bolsters case for eradication

OIE and FAO map campaign to stamp out a virus that kills millions of sheep and goats each year. 585 more words

News

Big vet day 

The Braidwood vet came out today to do a whole bunch of things. They were great.

This is what we did:

Farm

Don't Blink

I swear I don’t know where time goes.

My babies are growing up.

My herd is getting old.

I don’t know where the time has gone because it seems like just the blink of an eye. 45 more words

Goats

Waiter, there's a goat in my soup.

Oh no, wait: there are goats in my yard.

Every year, the park district contracts with a nearby goat farm to clear out the weeds and long grasses and other fire hazards. 101 more words

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