Just Kidding!The Real--and Ridiculous--Side of Goat Farming
There are plenty of blogs out there that talk about the wonder of farming and all of the technical parts of what makes a farm work. Yeah…this isn’t that blog. Farming is hard, sure…but it’s also hilarious. So we post stories, experiences, and sometimes the diary entries (!!) of our goats.
Today Loki got in his second fight with one of the cats. He lost this one. Why, you might ask, is he suddenly fighting with the very animals he loves playing with?
Yesterday I put X out in the yard with the adult does to finish breeding whoever didn't succumb to his charms last go-round. Previously, all mating rituals had been done in a back breeding pen, out of sight of prying human eyes. We had an understanding, X and me. I...
We found a few pages of X Factor’s diary.
My new black rooster, aka Uncle Festus, is currently staging a revolt in the chicken pen after making it through quarantine. Brutus, the longstanding and forever undisputed king of the flock, may end up losing his position to a spunky little guy half his size.
This is the new blog, meant to showcase the wild adventures of our goats. Feel free to follow the blog for updates in email, or follow us on Facebook to see when there are new stories. The pic is Hoss, a nice little buckling of ours that ended up at another farm as a...