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Peeps, Peeps, Peeps

My sister, Sunny, is a biology teacher at Coppel High School. As part of their study, the classes are learning about genetics. To give the kids a "living" example, Sunny took eggs from our farm to the kids to research the breeds I have and predict what the chicks would look like and which hen… Continue reading Peeps, Peeps, Peeps

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A new calf

Last night we brought home a new heifer. She was orphaned when her mother died. The kids were very excited- any new addition is cause for celebration. Penelope is her given name and she is snuggling down in the barn. While the kids and Tony got the calf settled in, I got dinner ready. I… Continue reading A new calf

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A Productive Day

A goal we set for the farm this year was to have income each month, regardless of the amount. Today was a profitable day. A couple of weeks ago, a really sweet lady, Susan, came to look at two goats we had posted on Craigslist. She bought Trixie and Delilah and in the process ordered… Continue reading A Productive Day