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The Calf and the Well Pit

Imagine, if you will, a spring weekend in Nebraska. The birds are singing, calves are playing, and this Mom had 30 hours home alone. Such was a recent weekend here on the ranch. Hubby and sons went to visit family in … Continue reading

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Blizzard February 2, 2016

We spent a lot of time last night bringing the cows home from their winter corn stalks and getting hay bales set out for them. Why? Because of winter storm “Kayla”, which was predicted to bring 8-12″ of snow along … Continue reading

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The Cows Came Home

All winter, the cows have been out on cornstalks. For those unfamiliar with Nebraska, cornstalks are what is leftover after a combine harvests the grain from a cornfield. The leaves and husks are good feed for cows. Of course, the … Continue reading

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Random Photos: Sleeping Puppy, Cows and Snow, Football Fans

Our puppy loves to nap on the front porch. Most of the time she sleeps on the rug. Recently she decided to surplant the kitties from their favorite nap spot. We had our first snow of the year recently. I … Continue reading

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Cow for President!

On election day, it seems appropriate to wonder about the perfect presidential candidate. I had to look no further than my own pasture to find the perfect president. Really! Read on to check out my criteria and why “Cow” is … Continue reading

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Calves, Alfalfa, Dry Weather, Baseball, Kittens, and Other Updates from the Farm

It has been a while since I have posted and I apologize. I have a lot to catch you up on…let’s get started. Calves. Calving time is my favorite time of year (as many of you know). This year has … Continue reading

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All I Really Needed to Know, I Learned from a Cow

Coyotes might be noisy, but that makes them easy to avoid. Mountain lions on the other hand…. Chew your food well. When you produce over 100 pounds of poop every day, someone has to spend a lot of time cleaning … Continue reading

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