A FARM girl and her bathtub
Being a farmer doesn’t mean I’m less of a girl/woman. It is hard to say what I am, being 31 doesn’t qualify me as a woman because I look like a 20 year old (at least that’s what I think, on a good sunny, my…Continue
Added by Leontien on May 29, 2010 at 9:55am — No Comments
Our biggest delivery of the year.
As I was headed down our driveway the other day, just before cresting the hill to drive down the hill, I see a very large load traveling up in the opposite direction. I stop to wait (it's a one lane drive). The silage trucks are coming. This means silage .........read more...........…Continue
Added by Nancy Grossi on May 25, 2010 at 7:58pm — No Comments
We’re writing to encourage fellow dairy producers to support Senate Bill 1645 “Federal Milk Marketing Improvement Act of 2009”. The objective of S1645 is to stabilize farm milk prices at a level that will provide dairy farmers with sufficient income to cover their cost of production. We like S1645 because it includes a cost of…Continue
Dominic and my father in law, George, do all of the breeding of cows here on our ranch. This is done by artificial insemination (AI). Most cows and heifers become pregnant this way ..........read and see more.....
Added by Nancy Grossi on May 13, 2010 at 7:03pm — No Comments
This is one of our Portuguese cooking class. Pam Real came with her friend Dot Jones. She enjoyed eating filhoses and drinking milk with the kids.
Well, I guess I'm going to have to give up my Cocktail of Choice - rum and diet cola :(
I just came across a very interesting article in the L.A. Times about a study linking cola consumption to weaker bones. If you want stronger bones...............read more..... http://thewifeofadairyman.blogspot.com/2010/05/milk-cola-and-strength-of-your-bones.html…
Added by Nancy Grossi on May 12, 2010 at 5:43pm — No Comments
The kids and I were at the birthing barn while Dominic was feeding the calves the other day. It's fun to visit the barn, the kids love feeding the calves their alfalfa and letting the calves suck ............read more......http://thewifeofadairyman.blogspot.com/2010/05/afternoon-at-birthing-barn-banana-layer.html…
Added by Nancy Grossi on May 12, 2010 at 5:38pm — No Comments
Added by john blue on May 3, 2010 at 1:37pm — No Comments