Yesterday was a quick trip to the city to get some supplies for hubby..he phoned all the places to make sure they had what he needed and I was frustrated at two of the places ..when I got there they didn't have the stuff!! Canadian Tire had 2 c... Read more
Hi..after I was done blogging last night I went out for the 11 pm check and 2 cows had twins!! Off to get hubby to help put them in the barn...cold again last night and today with a definitely un-spring -like wind and a bit of snow flurries!! ... Read more
Hi..just a quick blog..we had 5 calves yesterday and only one so far today...we did lots of chores and moved a bunch of gates and panels around to make new pens..definitely weight lifting!! Also chopped some ice to speed some melting... It's be... Read more
Hi..it's been a busy day with lots of chores..and more calves...We are up to 19 now..just had another one tonight..for those who asked we have 140 cows to calve although the first one had a set of dead twins and hubby will be selling 7 or 8 lat... Read more
Hi...it was a quieter day today so I got a few things caught up. I made my Irish cabbage, carrot, beef and barley soup...it is yummy!! Had it with a ham sandwich for lunch..I got out my meat slicer and thin-deli style cut up the ham.
Supper w... Read more
Hi..today wasn't much of a day of rest!! When I went out to check cows at 11:30pm last night I found a cold little newborn baby so got hubby to help put them into the barn...We finally went to bed after midnight and we were both back up at 4:30 ... Read more
Hi..We were so busy yesterday with the blizzard and chores that I didn't get to blog, or track anything so tonight is catch up day...just sitting on the couch and enjoying a quart of water and Sparkin' :)
Thought I'd post the blog first..y... Read more
Hi..it really did feel like spring today, they're forecasting colder again for the next couple days and then back to the spring weather :)
We had 2 more calves today and both are fine, the ears on the earlier calf seem to be okay too so tha... Read more
Hi..we had a beautiful day :) Back to cold again tonight but not too bad. Took the 11pm check last night and the 7 am check this morning but no more calves yet. I helped hubby with chores..we used the little tractor since he had no time to put... Read more
Hi..we had another calf last night, it was just born when I went out at 11pm to check but once hubby and I got her in the barn her little ears were frozen :( at least she's alive...2 down..138 to go...
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Hi..luckily the first cow to calve was one of the close ones we put in the barn last night :) So it's toasty warm since it's still really cold here and more fresh snow too. I helped move some animals around and then sort off 2 more to keep the ... Read more
Still no calves but we bedded the lean-to and put in 2 close cows and a heifer for a barn warmer...we cut some wood up until the chainsaw broke down..boy it seems everything is going wrong...I'm having personal problems with one of my daughters,... Read more
Hi..hubby's tractor is still broke down..parts should be here by Tuesday,have to come from Winnipeg. Luckily it was warm enough to start the lettle tractor which was outside and feed cows with that. I helped take off twine and help with heife... Read more
Home from Weyburn and hubby had another tractor break-down, not a happy camper..still no calves yet!! Good thing cuz it's still really cold here!!!
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