Jeffries Family Farm
Walter Jeffries Tinker, Tailor… A bit eclectic & a tad eccentric, polymath, quantum mechanic & Farmer. Also lucky at cards.
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Missing Dog – Romula disappeared on in August. Unfortunately her collar came off so she has no ID with her. ~5years old, Female, ~45 lbs
White, grey/black & brown, Upright ears, Looks similar to a coyote. See photos.
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Monthly Archives: February 2009
Walter lecturing north field pigs about economics and social systems… Two days ago in comments Christian said… Greetings to a fellow pasture-raising-heritage-breed-pig farm! My wife and I love following your blog. It looks like you have your work cut out … Continue reading
Molly with meatThis is Molly. She is the newest addition to our pack of dogs. The others are all livestock guardian herding dogs (LGHDs) who protect and herd our pigs, sheep, chickens, ducks and geese. Molly is showing potential and … Continue reading
Dog House BuriedSoon after I wrote about the dog house in the snow bank we got a lot more snow. 26″ all in one quick dump. The dog house is now just a dark tunnel into the snowbank. All the … Continue reading
Mouse & Piglets EatingMaybe it looks cute when you’re little but there is a reason your mother told you not to eat with your mouth open. It makes you look like a pig, Mouse. Oh, wait, she is a pig, … Continue reading
Snow Buried Dog HouseThis is admittedly a rather fancy dog house. Our livestock guardian dogs use it, sometimes, but I don’t believe they appreciate the elegant architecture or craftsmanship that went into making it. Truth be told, I wasn’t making … Continue reading
Jade Plant Blooms in Slow MotionI’ve had Jade Plants (Crassula ovata) almost my entire life. They are perhaps one of the first plants I tended, given to me by my father as a leaf to root. All this time I … Continue reading
Click the image for a larger graphic with readable text. It is always interesting when you get a surprise hit single. I made the chart above originally for my own purposes of studying the cuts of meat on a pig. … Continue reading
Snow Birds – Sugar Mtn, Mt. Knox and Butterfield in background.Chickens don’t particularly like winter. They survive it. Winter is something to get past until spring’s warm weather brings an explosion of black flies, mosquitoes, gnats, house flies, worms, tender … Continue reading
Winnie with Winter Suckling PigletsPiglets have been popping out all over this past month. Yesterday showed Mouse in the south end shed. This is Winnie up in the first den on the strawberry level by the south whey trough. Like … Continue reading