Horses oh, Horses!

I went and visited a couple of my mares yesterday and managed to get some really cool shots! I love when that happens! I love to see how big and friendly my babies are getting! Lily is as big as her mama and Rival is just cute. Though I didn’t get many pictures of him. [...]

Tattoo Identification in Rabbits

Some time ago I posted a blog with photos on how to tattoo a rabbit. With the availability of video, requests for transparency and animal rights folks saying it’s “torture” I thought it was time to let people see for yourself how it’s done. The disadvantage – the ink is messy to deal with (especially [...]

Why the Line Up in the Field?

Have you ever noticed a line up of combines or machinery in a field and wondered why they were parked so neatly in a row?Wouldn’t it be easier to stop where you finish for the night? Instead, farmers tend to carefully park the machines together.Machine…

Daily Farmer September 27, 2011

Riding in Iowa, Day 3
I have to say, from the time I got my hands on my horse that morning until I got off him at noon that day, he was completely different. And you know why? Some of you reading this already know the…
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“Control The Conversation…NOT!”

This post is a result of my seeing multiple posts on Twitter, Facebook and even in print that simply cause me to shake my head and ask, Why? Why are we so afraid of encouraging people to speak from personal experience? Why are we so afraid to of encour…

Riding in Iowa, Day 3

I have to say, from the time I got my hands on my horse that morning until I got off him at noon that day, he was completely different. And you know why? Some of you reading this already know the answer. Some of you may not. The answer is that I was different. I [...]