This year, we are starting our lambing a little earlier and lambing in the barn. And we are lambing in stages. The babies seem to be doing just fine, as these two kids will agree. Lots of deep hay and warn sunshine. And the ewes have an easier time bonding in individual pens for a couple of days before … [Read more...]
Archives for January 2020
Kids on the Way!
New life is happening at the farm every day. The first kids of the year were born last weekend in the unusually high temps. Mom is cleaning off her charges and preparing to nurse while Layla looks on. When Layla feels all is clear, she can get back to the other business she has in the barn. As the … [Read more...]
Welcome to 2020!
We are gearing up for a great 2020. New piglets are coming on the scene practically weekly! And this fine sunshine is making the older ones happy. Love the intensity below. Getting a little Vitamin D. We say goodbye to our college-bound seasonal help. Good luck in the spring (and as a parent, I … [Read more...]