Ruffled Feathers and Spilled Milk

Farming with ducks and dairy goats, chickens and children.

O, Farmer, Wherefore Art Thou?

It’s me, the garden.
I’m just wondering where you are.  Because I haven’t seen you in a while.  And there’s trouble down here.

Happy (Belated) Fourth of July

Guess what else I found?  My pictures from the Fourth of July!  I love the Fourth of July.  We go to the same small town parade every year.  By small town, I mean we drive 20 miles out into the country from our rural community to theirs.  That’s small.
The parade starts at the center of [...]

This is what we do.

It’s true.
We have to drive quite a ways to see a movie.
And the closest mall isn’t close at all.
Even if you decide to go those places, it might take a while.  Because you’re bound to end up behind a farmer and his tractor.  A decent hay rakes takes up a lane and half.  If he’s [...]

No Dumping

Don’t do this.
Really.
It breaks about 20 regulations, ordinances and, maybe, even commandments.
I know what you’re thinking.  What else do you do with the debris you collect from the back pasture except load it into the truck, strap it down, and haul it to the dump?
That’s the problem.  There is no dump.
Oh, there are solid waste [...]

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