Category Archives: Animals

General posts about farm animals.

The calves are still alive!

So, we’ve had the calves for a few weeks, and they’re doing great! Being an introduction into husbandry for us, we’ve definitely had questions along the way and some concerns and worries too. It’s been a bit of an emotional … Continue reading

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Holy cow!

This has been a long time coming. It was way back in 2007 when we really decided we wanted to have a dairy. Since then, we’ve been continuously working towards that goal. We made a major turning point this last … Continue reading

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A Visit to Twin Brook Creamery… Part II

We recently visited our friends at Twin Brook Creamery in Lynden, WA. Before reading on, please watch this video to put everything in context. We first visited Twin Brook back in 2008. That’s when we made the aforementioned video. It … Continue reading

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Draft Horse Workshop

This past week we had a wonderful draft horse workshop with Doc Hammill and his partner Cathy Greatorex in Montana. The weeklong course included everything from basic horsemanship to driving horses. Stacy and I have been thinking about having draft … Continue reading

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