Tag Archives: hay

Putting up Hay for the Winter

It has been a dry summer, so much so that the grass hasn’t been growing much at all.  Because of this the sheep and cow are currently eating hay and I will probably have to give them another bale soon. … Continue reading

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DIY Hay Feeder

Shortly after we got our steer calves I got to work making a hay feeder.  For those of you who follow me, you know I like to work with what I have on hand.  For this project it happened to … Continue reading

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A Very Eventful Day

Yesterday was busy, but in a good way.  First on the agenda was picking up our raw milk.  On the way home I noticed someone had put out a seed tray in the garbage along with a worn down snow … Continue reading

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Success!

All those long and late nights in the barn after everyone else was asleep, moving and organizing all of our “stuff” was well worth it.  We had our annual fall party on Sunday and it was, as far as I … Continue reading

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Moving Sheep, Cutting Hay, and Other Stuff

Again it has been a lot of little stuff that has been getting done around here.  Organizing the barn(a little), keeping ahead of the grass(mostly), and trying to pick up the yard of rocks, cinder blocks, etc. has been filling … Continue reading

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Back to Round Bales

A quick recap: originally a cattle farmer not far from us was going to bale our fields. He was going to make them into round bales and was going to leave me a couple for my sheep this winter. Apparently … Continue reading

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