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Puppies, Lambs and now KIDS!

Puppies, lambs and now kids all have the potential of arriving here on the farm next year.   Our boy band of Hugo and Horik just added a new member on Saturday. We named him Harvey. He’s a one and a … Continue reading

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One Animal We Would NOT Farm Without

I love the chickens, I love the ducks even more, the geese are cool, the goats are necessary, the sheep are perfect but there’s one animal we wouldn’t do any of it without: a livestock guardian dog (LGD). When we … Continue reading

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Why Spend Extra $$ On Quality Stock?

Last fall we bought two Icelandic Ewes. My husband and I decided to get registered animals because then we could sell the babies as registered animals as well. We thought of it as a little investment. We bought Icelandic sheep … Continue reading

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Lucas feeding the goslings

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Egg hatching adventures

We ordered Royal Palm Turkey hatching eggs. I used a contact I had on Backyardchickens.com and they ended up coming from New York. It is recommended to start incubating eggs within 10 days of being laid. It did end up … Continue reading

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Goslings

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Ducklings First Outing

The little survivor is the one on the far right. She ends up in the food dish at the end of the video.

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