Month: February 2012

Daily Farmer February 29, 2012

Welcoming New Cows to our Farm Last week we purchased 48 cows to add to our herd. They were living on a dairy in Holmes County, Ohio prior to moving to our farm. The family who owned them was ready…

Daily Farmer February 28, 2012

The Forest Products We Use Every Day A forester is an agriculturalist, whose crop is slightly different than the cattle rancher, row crop farmer or the orchardist. With a 60 to 100 year crop rotation, foresters know that the work…

Daily Farmer February 27, 2012

A new look! – It may be winter, but we have been keeping pretty busy around the farm taking care of the cows, getting equipment ready for spring, seeding clover, taxes, hauling grain to town and on top of all……

Daily Farmer February 26, 2012

Farm Week in Pictures 02/24/12 Filed under: Pictures, Plant 2012 Tagged: #Plant12, farm, Pictures Read More! Daily Farmer February 25, 2012 "BOTW" Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies With St. Patrick’s Day on the horizon, searching the web for all things green,…

Daily Farmer February 25, 2012

"BOTW" Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies With St. Patrick’s Day on the horizon, searching the web for all things green, I came across these Mint Chocolate Chip cookies and just had to share.  Wouldn’t they be great for a school party?……

Daily Farmer February 24, 2012

Tug-Of-War Sometimes you can catch horses doing the funniest things! They all have their own personalities. Sunday and Dozer are no exception to this rule. In fact, if any two are the herd instigators,… Read More! Daily Farmer February 23,…

Daily Farmer February 23, 2012

Giving Fels-Naptha a Try This etching does not look like an add for laundry detergent which it is. In fact, to me it looked a little creepy with a stranger peering in through the windows of the house. But the…

Daily Farmer February 22, 2012

Long Days Well we’ve had a couple litters of babies, lost one of them for unknown reasons. It’s been some spring preparations of a different kind, preparing raised beds, tilling soil, hauling… Read More! HSUS and McDonald’s Dictate Humane Hog…

Daily Farmer February 21, 2012

Meaty Mondays A full breakfast of bacon or ham and eggs is a good way to start out the work week. Eat a steak, pork or lamb chop for supper and suddenly, Mondays aren’t so bad. The protein you’re getting…

Daily Farmer February 20, 2012

Daily Farmer February 19, 2012 Daily Farmer February 18, 2012 Farm Week in Pictures 02/17/2012 Filed under: Pictures Tagged: family, Pictures, Purdue Read More! Weather that Brings A Smile There are happy cows in GriggsDakota this… Read More!