Meet our (TWO) highland×jersey calves!
One of our milk cows recently had her calf! And we are waiting on another.
Meet Buttercup, our new cow
She's home! 🥰 She was easy to load. It was a bit of a chilly drive as you can see from her mouth icicles. She's shivering a bit, but she will adjust. We have a cozy place with lots of straw ready for her. Next up, getting a halter on her and introducing her to the others. Next, milking, then trying to figure out what name…
A New Cow
We had to put down a young beautiful cow due to a health issue that even baffled the vets. That was disappointing, but in the end, nobody knew how to save her or what was really wrong. We drink a lot of milk and cannot drink the processed product. Along with the price of milk (cheese, milk, cream, etc.) at this time and…
The circle of life
We had to put our old milk cow, Ruby, down today. She was 15, a grand old age for a milk cow, and after that long, they become a pet of sorts even if they don't want to come close (to be caught, lol). Their personality just becomes part of the character of the whole farm. She was our longest living pet, beating out our…