Monthly Archives: June 2007

Animal Roll Call

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Two of the animals on our farmKarl over at Pile of Omleys blog suggested a animal roll call in the comments on yesterday’s post here about Petra’s new piglets. 5 boar pigs 44 sow pigs 13 grower pigs ~50 piglets … Continue reading

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Petra Pig’s Pastured Piglets

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This morning Petra Pig farrowed ten fine piglets on the west edge of the far end of the fourth section of the south field. She made a nest in the dirt along the fence line under the shade of a … Continue reading

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Naming Animals

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Blowing Milk BubblesIn the photo above Archimedes, our main boar, is blowing bubbles in the whey tub. He can be a very silly pig. Everyone else stands back respectfully while he has his fun, after all, would you mess with … Continue reading

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Fence Jumpers

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Kavi and Cinnamon Jumping Fences Teaching our dogs to jump fences is not an issue. The trick is teaching them which fences they may jump and which fences they may not jump. Note that I say ‘may’ and not ‘can’. … Continue reading

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