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Horse Massage....ahhhh!

Our horses were treated to something extra special this afternoon. The sister of a friend of ours is a horse masseuse. She came to the barn and worked on Misty, Foxie and April. 81 more words

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Black Soldier Flies: Progress

The BSF larvae seem to be doing okay. I’ve found a few in the harvesting/collection container a few times which means the ramps & tubing are working as planned. 182 more words

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Seeing Double

Two paints in one ring! A few day ago Sydney and Lauren-Kate had their first opportunity to ride together in a few weeks. It was a lovely sight!

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Black Soldier Flies: The Arrival

The BSF larvae arrived and they’re wriggling around in their new home, eating everything in sight. When I opened the container I thought, “There’s no way there’s 5,000 larvae in there!” 63 more words

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Black Soldier Flies: The Catch (Part II)

So far, I haven’t caught any BSF. I don’t think there are any in my area because I’ve lived in this house for 29 years and I’ve never seen a BSF here or at any of my friend’s houses nearby. 159 more words

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Saying Goodbye to Smokey...for now

We’ve enjoyed having Smokey at the barn so much! Pound for pound, he has the biggest personality of all the horses. And he loves his mares! 236 more words

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Ants in My Pants

The chickens are now hesitant to trust me. I suspect it’s because I’ve been obsessed with learning how to properly sex a chicken and flip them upside down to examine their vents. 235 more words

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