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Best Steak Ever

November 15th, 2016 · 7 Comments · farming

We said goodbye to our steer Del recently and got a hearty thumbs up from the butcher.’ “Keep doin’ whatever you’ve been doin’,” he said. “It doesn’t get any better than this!” Del (short for Delmonico) had put on a good layer of fat during his 18 months with us, which must owe to our […]

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So Long, Buddy!

May 15th, 2016 · 3 Comments · farming

We sold our ram Buddy to a local couple and I was sorry to see him go. We purchased him as a yearling from our friend Ashley and her father in December 2013 and he did his job well building our flock of sheep to the point where we don’t have any room for more […]

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Things Sure Change Fast Around Here

April 6th, 2016 · 1 Comment · farming

It’s official: We’ve had more snow since spring started than in any of the so-called winter months this season. It couldn’t happen at a worse time. All our ewes had just given birth or were about to when this latest “polar vortex” struck. And we were feeling so smug, watching the grass go green. This […]

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