May,…What’s new on the farm!!

Finally!! The trees have their leaves, the grass is growing (we’ve had to mow it, twice!), birds are making their nests, flowers are out! Spring is Here!! All of our pregnant does have given birth. In total, there are 20 babies, 3 of whom need to be bottle-fed. You met Laurel and Hardi last month,…

April,…What’s New On The Farm!

This is it! Spring is finally here! At the beginning of the month, we could see snow was starting to melt; the buds were starting to come out too. But Winter came back for a last (hopefully) storm with freezing rain and really impressive winds. We were without power for more than 24 hours! (At…

August, What’s new on the farm!

At the beginning of the month we took a well earned holiday, so this post is shorter than usual and things are a little disorganized at the moment. We’re late with it but our garden post will also be coming out today so be sure to check it out. We were able to make a…

July: What’s new on the farm!

Already the middle of the year has passed! In spite of, and in between all the rain and storms, we succeeded in making our hay. It’s always a pleasure to see our bales of hay in the fields. And the smell of freshly cut hay is a real treat !!For now, we have about thirty…

June: What’s new on the farm!!

It’s already been half a year, here we are in June, the month of summer’s official start here in the northern half of the world. The time flies so fast!! In weather news, we did not have the heavy rains like we did in Spring. But we have had a lot of thunderstorms or 1-2…

April: what’s new on the farm!!

Spring is finally here. We can see it, feel it, smell it! The days are getting longer, the sun is warmer, the grass is starting to grow, trees are budding and putting out their leaves. We had our 1st daffodil bloom and pretty soon there will be some tulips and irises. The birds and frogs…

March: what’s new on the farm!!

We know it’s truly spring because on Friday (just in time for our update) we had the first birth of 2017!!! Isn’t she Adorable!? Our small angora-pygora baby kid! Not only is she the first kid to be born this year but since her mom is a pygora goat (that is an angora pygmy goat…

June: What’s New On The Farm!

June, the month summer officially begins! This year it has been a true month of summer. We had warm and hot days with very little rain. We are not yet speaking of drought, but it is dry. Seedlings are struggling to rise and our rain barrels are often empty! Despite this, we managed to make…

May. What’s new on the farm?

Finally, the heat has arrived! The snow is truly gone!! There were days in May when we wondered if it ever would, some of it was very cold and fresh, even frosty.   Since the risk of frost is officially only over on May the 24th we had nothing planted, and luckily our pear and plum…