Monthly Archives: March 2014

MooCow’s babies

Well, if you are keeping up with us, you know that MooCow had 2 babies yesterday around 5:30 PM. We knew 2 was a possibility, but for a first kidding, often goats only have one. We were expecting 1 ! ...

Surprise! Babies came sooner than expected!

MooCow! We are so proud of you! Two babies - one male, one female. Good job!

Baby Goats Soon!

We are officially on baby watch! Our girls are due beginning April 1. The average gestation for goats is 150 days, so anytime between 145-155 days is normal. This is our first kidding so I won't be surprised if we ...

Eggs are coming in

It's spring and the days are getting longer so our chickens are beginning to lay more eggs again. We are getting about 13-15 eggs a day. We have 24 hens, so in full swing we should get closer to 17-18 ...

A few things started in the garden

Sunday, March 23I managed to get something in the ground today! Woohoo! It's been so wet and cold I haven't really gotten anything started. I have quite a few tomatoes, peppers, onions, tomatillos, lettuce and herbs started in my basement, ...

March 17, 2014 and winter is still here!

I don't know about you, but I am so tired of winter. I am done with the cold dreary weather. Maybe it was the 18 years we spent in So Cal or maybe I am just getting older but I ...