Browsing Archive: April, 2015

Get your goat

Posted by <3 Michelle on Monday, April 20, 2015,
Many of you that follow the farm on facebook know that we had decided to sell out herd of Boer goats and focus on sheep and pigs. We had been waiting until they were all done kidding and every one was sturdy enough to withstand a move.  We listed the herd on several sites and in the first day found a great home for the whole herd to stay together.  This was of course ideal because several of the does had special bonds so it was good to know they would all be staying together. The day came tha...
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Basement blunders

Posted by <3 Michelle on Wednesday, April 8, 2015,
When we built this house we thought that we would finish the basement and have this lavish game room with pool table and all sorts of fancy things.  Three years later, and an unplanned farm started, the oh so lavish walk out basement holds our giant freezer our home raised meat is in and our bikes.  In spring the basement becomes even more chaotic.  It is a place to raise babies, poultry, and bummer lambs.
This year the basement has been super busy, with two southdown lambs born in frigid Febr...
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