Archive for the ‘Livestock’ Category

When Will the World Slow Down?

It seems that things are speeding up rather than slowing down. With income taxes out of the way for both the business, our partners and our personal taxes, things should have slowed down to a more tolerable pace. Unfortunately, this year it seems to just have spring boarded us into even more projects that need to [...]

April 24, 2012   Posted in: Garden, Livestock  No Comments

Over 30 Days of Snow on the Ground and Counting

Five foot of snow is not the problem. It’s the boot sucking mud that causes true problems back at the ranch.

January 4, 2012  Tags: , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Livestock, Ranch  2 Comments

Finally, we had a rain

Twin calves are very unusual in the beef industry. Now, drought and unusual weather made getting the twins here truly remarkable

August 3, 2011  Tags: , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Livestock, Ranch  No Comments

It Feels Good to be Writing Again

Summer frees me up to travel with my husband and to write again.

June 27, 2011   Posted in: Freelance, Livestock, Ranch  One Comment

Branding Season Back at the Ranch

It’s branding time!

July 8, 2010  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Livestock, Ranch, Uncategorized  80 Comments

A Tiny $100 Day Back At the Ranch

Have you ever seen a calf the size of a cat? The new calf is cute and is still worth $100 just by hitting the ground alive!

July 8, 2010  Tags: ,   Posted in: Livestock, Ranch  3 Comments

Just when Things were Figured Out Back at the Ranch:

Change is one thing that is definite in this world. Many things changed back at the ranch this week, including me!

May 27, 2010  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Livestock, Ranch  5 Comments

April is Over, Thank Goodness

April has been a month of highs and lows, visits, departures, birth and death. It is a never ending cycle back at the ranch.

May 4, 2010  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Livestock, Ranch  6 Comments

A $100 Day

A new calf, a small snowstorm, what a great day back at the ranch.

March 7, 2010  Tags: , , , , , ,   Posted in: Livestock  No Comments