January Photos

We want to share some photos with you of the farm during this  season and to show you our friends in the barn !! Finally, the winter is here with a little bit of snow. We don’t have a lot this year, that is until now. Advertisements

Merry Christmas

We’d like to take this season of joyous celebration and light renewed to thank all of you, our loyal readers who have discovered and subscribed to our blog.    It is hard to believe that at this time last year the concept of writing a blog had bearly been discussed.  I was still contemplating (with a…

Coeur’s Story

On a farm, everyday there is something new. This past spring we had 2 baby goats with special stories. Today, I will tell you about Coeur.  (Coeur means heart in French, and we think you’ll agree this little goat’s name suits her very well.)     In April one of the does had twin kids,…

Animal Care: Hoof Trimming!

As you can imagine, there are many things to do on the farm. Among these one of the most important is caring for our animals, so they stay healthy and have a happy life. Our first concern is feeding. In summer, they can graze in our pastures while in winter they are in the barn…

Shearing time

We would like to share our angora goats shearing time with you. This is done twice a year ( in fall and spring ) because their fleeces grow really fast (about one inch per month). The day before the shearer comes they are all confined in the barn so they stay dry. Then we try our…