Livestock

The Incomparable Cigar – Farewell to a Champion

Not everything we do is about rabbits and peppers and chickens. For decades I worked with horses, and as such watched many champions crowned and many heartbreaking moments. When Curlin swept to the lead and went to the leading notch on the all time money earning list, it was racing history. It passed Cigar. There […]

Fall Harvest is Underway!

It’s extra busy at the farm this week because we’re harvesting corn for silage. The cows at our farm love corn silage, which is a fermented forage that includes the entire corn plant from stock to ear. The silage we put up in October, will be an ingred…

Fall Harvest is Underway!

It’s extra busy at the farm this week because we’re harvesting corn for silage. The cows at our farm love corn silage, which is a fermented forage that includes the entire corn plant from stock to ear. The silage we put up in October, will be an ingred…

Throwback Thursday – Horses & New Ventures

Many who have read the blog for some time and those who ‘met’ us recently know about the rabbits, chickens, turkeys and other things. Fewer know about a degree in horse science many years ago. The social media posts about horses are from more than a passing interest. It’s also given rise to ebooks about […]