Tag Archives: Cattle

We Know It’s Coming…

This morning, we’re waking up with our local news in East Tennessee giving us all a Heads Up – to get outside and soak up as much of this warm day as we all can. Common sense.  You keep your … Continue reading

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Our Barn is Our Core Tool for Handling Our Irish Dexter Cattle

Most people raising cattle in the numbers over 50 may not relate to this post.  I would say it pertains to those of us with small places – raising less than 25 to 50 head of cattle on our property.  … Continue reading

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I survived!

If you’re reading this posting today… You are witnessing a solid return to sanity!  Yes.  Yes!  YES!  Ohhhh, YESSS!!!  We have embarked on our very first day of kicking Graveyard Shift to the curb! And of course it means I … Continue reading

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Short Girls Fitting In Just Nicely!

It’s been 2 weeks since Beatrice and Helena arrived here.  And I must say – they seem to have taken to sharing the paddock with Miss Anna quite well!  There have been times when we’ve looked out and found them … Continue reading

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Our Dexter Family Just Grew – Again!

Meet Beatrice and Helena! They arrived just last night.  And we are so tickled to have them come live with us! Both girls are Irish Dexters.  Both have been tested and confirmed to be Positive for Chondro Dysplasia – a … Continue reading

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Watch Farmland Documentary FOR FREE at Hulu.Com NOW!

No matter who you are – or – where you live in the United States…. No matter what you do in life… You have to eat food to sustain your body’s life. Sit your kids down and watch this Documentary … Continue reading

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Progress on the Bedroom for The Man of The House

Sometimes… the hardest work doesn’t look like you’ve done anything at all.  This is 1 of 2 posts that had to be moved today.  This particular post was a booger.  It was like trying to fit my butt into a … Continue reading

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Update on Ealaiontoir’s Seamus – Our Bull Calf for Sale

As of today – halter training has been going wonderful!  Seamus is learning how to behave while tied.  We are now working on smaller issues – such as standing still when told to stop walking.  One thing that’s helped quite … Continue reading

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New Bedroom for The Man of The House

A wish is coming true for me!  Construction began September 16th – on a new bedroom for Artist.  I’m so excited for him!  It’s good size – 18’x18’.   It felt so wonderful to see those first posts go in!  … Continue reading

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Irish Dexter Home-school Time at Our House!

I can’t tell you how many shots I had to trash, just to get this one.  And it’s rough!   Lately – it is a fight to take photos of Aon.  He won’t stand still – comes to me wherever … Continue reading

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