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Belle is in Labor 6:30 pm

First kidding of the 2013 season. Belle ……and Igniter Igniter’s first kids soon to be on the ground!!! Coming Soon !! Crystal and Gem

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Where to start????

WOW!  The last several months have been an incredible whirlwind for us.  I’ll try and give a brief overview to get us a bit more up-to-date.  We had our appraisal on July 19th.  It was a great day.  We learned … Continue reading

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Thank you!

Wow!  We made it through our first month at the Kootenai County Farmer’s Market.  What a blessing it has been to be there.  We not only have been able to sell lots of milk, baked goods, produce and plants, but … Continue reading

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Our first Quads………Sort of

2/18/11 After the excitement of Blondie’s doeling this morning, we were definitely keeping an eye on Allie, the last doe that was due in this set. She was due the 17th and as big as a house so we were … Continue reading

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12 lb BEAUTY……

2/18/11 We are definitely checking on the girls each hour now.  So at 8am chores we noticed that Blondie was contracting and oozing a bit.   Sarah came in at 8:30 and said she was moving into more serious contractions.  After … Continue reading

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One, Two, Three…!!!

2/16/11 We had three mamas in the kidding pen.  Annabelle and Blondie were both due with Allie due the 17th.  Around 6:30am Sarah woke up, and promptly went out to check on everyone.  She saw that Annabellle was definitely in … Continue reading

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Carshena has TRIPLETS

5pm tonight Carshena had 2 Bucks and 1 Doe.  The first buck was 9.3# and Hailey helped a little with straightening the legs and a little tension but she pushed like a trooper.  #2 was another buck.  As he began … Continue reading

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Trip to Seattle for the Memorial

Well we went to Seattle for Grandma Jackies Memorial Service on 1/20/2011 and came back 1/24/2011.  We spent most of the time with Diana’s dad just hanging out being some company, making a few meals, and going through things that … Continue reading

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Steer the Calf

No big news, but we did steer the calf today.  We use a bander style with the little green circle rubber band.  We have never had a problem with these.

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Dairy update

Well with the passing of Grandma Jackie and our plans to go to the memorial service, we are planning on drying up most of the girls that are left milking.  We have another ISDA milk quality test scheduled for 1/10/11 … Continue reading

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