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Luxury Winter Accommodations

One benefit of this unfortunate pandemic is the detailed attention we are giving to the farm. A few years ago we constructed a cover for the front of the goat shed to keep out the winter wind and snow. The … Continue reading

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..and BOOM, it’s winter.

Here in Michigan, we just got our first big dump of snow. Switch from rakes to shovels and from jackets to heavy coats. I was feeling pretty smug about getting ahead of the game on our winterizing chores, but now … Continue reading

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Winterizing the Farm

Vacations are refreshing and fun, but on returning from Idaho we had a lot of work to do to get the farm into shape for the coming cold. We put the fourth wall back up onto the goat shed so … Continue reading

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The Wages of Procrastination

Yep, it was my own fault.  I did not get around to winterizing in time and my nifty rain gauge shattered when the liquid in it froze.  The sun shone this afternoon so we made up for lost time and got ahead of … Continue reading

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