Our cattle are well fed and doing fine in the cold. How about you? Let's all laugh at the cold. It'll be 40 tomorrow!
May 28, 2021 • 0 comment(s)
Fern, a heifer (girl) calf, was born on May 24th. Here she is with her brother, Thunder, and Mom, Black Diamond.
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May 22, 2021 • 0 comment(s)
My bovines used to be identified by a number. At birth, we’d put ear tags with unique numbers on each calf. The problem was that numbers are not only hard for me to remember, but they also don’t capture personalities.
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May 17, 2021 • 0 comment(s)
Meet the first calves of 2021. Who will be born next? Stay tuned.
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May 17, 2021 • 0 comment(s)
Lessons learned from a fatal accident on the farm.
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May 10, 2021 • 0 comment(s)
Our first calf of the season, Ginger, is rescued from the hay feeder.
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May 4, 2021 • 0 comment(s)
By the time this column is published, you might have heard me shout for joy if a 2021 calf is born. And if you hike the Audubon trails, keep an eye out for “the boys" munching away on those tender shoots. If I were an artist wanting to paint a picture of contentment, that's where I'd set up my easel.
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