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

21 Days of snow, And Counting

When most people think of New Mexico, they think of arid, desert conditions. However, New Mexico has a surprising number of wonderful ski resorts. Back at the ranch, we normally see snowfall a few times a year. If we do get any quantity, it is usually gone within a week. December has been unusual back [...]

December 26, 2011  Tags: , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Uncategorized  One Comment

More Snow Back at the Ranch

We woke up to four inches for fresh powder this morning, which is wonderful. It is amazing just how much moisture we have received this year. That translates into Fat Calves and Happy Cows. Yeah! It is just too bad that humans cannot follow in a cow’s trail. You are probably wondering what in the [...]

March 20, 2010  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Uncategorized  One Comment