God Made A Farmer

God Made A Farmer

Dodge Ram Superbowl commercial “Farmer” The Ram commercial begins “And on the 8th day… God looked down on his planned paradise and said I need a care taker… So God made a Farmer“. This immediately caught my attention. I was hooked...
Hay Feeding Time

Hay Feeding Time

It’s winter time which means it is time to feed a lot of hay to our cows. The boys love going to feed hay with me. It reminds me of when I was little and riding on the tractor with my Dad. I remember the cold days of sitting on his lap and making trips from the...
The Nature Of A Farm

The Nature Of A Farm

Nature will take it’s course no matter what… Back in late summer one of the boys goats, Ellie May, gave birth to twins. Ellie May is a very friendly goat and her babies were beautiful. One was Gray and had a black mask around his eyes and the other was...
Playing On The Farm

Playing On The Farm

When I was a child I did not realize how blessed I was to grow up on a farm. To me, it was normal to have access to animals, ponds, creeks, woods, and wide open spaces. Now that I am older I realize how lucky I was. I am fortunate that my boys will be able to...
Bonding with a Donkey… Easier than it Sounds

Bonding with a Donkey… Easier than it Sounds

Last week we had a new addition to the farm. Our original donkey gave birth to a healthy baby. This is only the second donkey born on our farm and I am amazed by the size of these things when they are born. In my opinion they are huge! Especially, compared to a calf....
Freeman Springs Farm

Freeman Springs Farm

Freeman Springs Farm is where I grew up. Back then it was just a cattle farm with a couple of chicken houses. Now we don’t have chicken houses but we still have beef cattle. About 4 years ago my grandfather started an “agritainment” business catering...