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Buckling love...

Meriadoc (aka ‘Merry’) kidded one single large buckling yesterday afternoon. Please meet ‘Ragnar’. He’s a mighty Viking lover-boy!!!

…and our 2016 kidding is complete!! Two does freshened! YAY! Let the cheesemaking begin!

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Introductions.

Katie’s horses meet Katie’s goat kids!

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Diversion...

I don’t understand why I simply can’t get any ‘work’ done!!!?

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April kids arrived!

Katie’s Oberhasli doe, Eowyn (aka ‘Fuzzy’), kidded this morning: twin doelings! Text-book perfect delivery. All are doing well!!

Now, Katie can head back to East Lansing, MSU.

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Update On Clove Oil for Disbudding

The woman in the clove oil disbudding group, who said her family has used the topical version of this method for generations, sort of disappeared from the group and won’t or can’t answer private messengers.  237 more words

Homesteading

First Kids

Cedars of Lebanon Fortuitous (Tuiti) gave birth to a buck and a doe on April 1st.  She birthed like a champ.  Last year, she was a bit hesitant about the weird thing trying to suck on her.  11 more words

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Herd Name

I kept putting it off, but I didn’t want what happened last year with naming to reoccur, so our herd name is officially registered with the ADGA.

Homesteading