Category: Cows

Cow Blogs

Yes, I am Still Here…

I realize I don’t have a lot of viewers, but I still try to keep this little farm blog rolling in a somewhat regular fashion in hopes someday there will be more folks interested, and reading. I have been a…

Farm Calendar

I have placed our Google Farm Calendar on the blog. You will find it on the right side of the screen. Now you can see when we are expecting new litters, as well as when we are weaning litters. I…

A Short Breather

The new chickens have a coop, and laying boxes, and a pen; pigs are getting fed and watered, and growing to prove it, (well, the chickens are too for that matter), there is a semblance of peace out at the…

Are we done Yet?

Holy smokes, this is the rest of our weekend from porcine hell. On part one of this weekend we were dealing with Blackie and her farrowing, she had a piglet that would not deliver. Long story short, she had a c-section, and delivered…

Where does your food come from?

First think about those eggs, that tube of ground beef, and that bag of boneless skinless chicken breasts. Then visit http://www.themeatrix.com/. I don’t understand the people that refuse to think their food comes from anywhere but a box or a…

Stuff Happens

Well, I was working fairly persistently on the house skirting, until the cows had other plans. The fence behind the barn has been pretty bad, and the hot wire kept shorting out back there killing the power to the rest…