No Longer Bottle Babies

The one thing certain about raising babies is that they don’t stay babies. In November, 5 calves were purchased at a local stock sale and brought to the farm. These…

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Shetland Sheep – Lawnmowers That Reproduce

Shetland Sheep are an excellent source of spinning wool, meat, and make good natural lawn mowers. They are excellent mothers often giving birth to twins or triplets. This breed is ideal for a small acreage homestead farm.

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Planting Berries and Grapes

One of the projects this past week was planting new berry vines and bushes and putting in an arbor of grape vines. With the colder nights, I up-end a bucket…

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