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Astounding Goat Break-In

October 9th, 2017 · No Comments · Blog

It began with a knock on the door. “Have you lost a goat?” asked a neighbor who lives down the road. “A small white one with a big yellow ear tag?” I couldn’t imagine how one of our goats might have gotten loose. More importantly, our goats don’t wear ear tags. But I agreed  to […]

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A Fine Day for a Slaughter

August 6th, 2017 · No Comments · Blog

Andrew’s back! Our opera-singing friend this year performs as the snake oil salesman in “L’elisire d’Amore” (The Elixir of Love)  at  Hubbard Hall and he hasn’t lost his magic touch with our Freedom Ranger broilers. For some reason, opera singers are especially adept at eviscerating chickens. Maybe it’s the controlled breathing. Andrew showed his skills […]

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Strawberries

July 2nd, 2017 · No Comments · Blog

My wife planted three 8-foot rows of strawberries last year and now we are harvesting buckets of strawberries. In fact, we can’t eat them fast enough. Most are going into the freezer. My genius spouse selected varieties that will keep us in berries till fall. There’s Earliglow, which, as the name implies, starts making berries […]

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