A Little Wet

We will be weaning tomorrow… and in preparation, we water down the corrals.  Dust can be your enemy when calves, already stressed from leaving their mothers, breathe all that dust into their lungs.  They can easily get sick… and, possibly, … Continue reading

Whoosh

Yes, this post is a little late… we came home last night, ate supper, sat down, and whoosh! That was about all she wrote.  I was in bed early, and couldn’t even come close to keeping my eyes open long … Continue reading

It’s All About the Ears

We continue to check on our cattle, keeping an eye open for sickness, especially in calves. So, how do you tell if a calf is sick?  It’s all about the ears. While calves’ ears don’t stand up like like a … Continue reading

Time Lapse: Checking Cows

We checked cows and spread salt today… and I made my third time lapse video.  It is very jumpy and too fast (even though I slowed it down) but I believe you will get the context of our day. I’ve … Continue reading