Clean Up

Since I don’t post all that often anymore (why is that anyway?) I thought I would force myself to do an entry while taking a bit of a break from cleaning up.  Yesterday I spent the bulk of the day making a birthday cake for one of Jim’s co-workers and in my typical style I […]

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Waiting

Waiting, originally uploaded by Tapsalteerie Farm. This is my favorite pic from shearing day. Molly (or was it Storm?) was totally relaxed and just sat there with Jim waiting her turn. I love the hoof and leg up on his arm…

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Shearing Day!

Lyle gets a shave, originally uploaded by Tapsalteerie Farm. At loooonnnngggg last we finally had worked out a time for the shearer to come this past Saturday. All the sheep (Lyle pictured above) were greatly appreciative, even if there was a great deal of baahing and general confusion among the lambs who were unable to […]

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Pigs!! Again

The pigs weathered the cool night just fine and we moved them into their small “starter” early this afternoon.  They are, without a doubt, one of the funniest creatures we’ve ever encountered here on the farm.  They squealled like crazy when we moved them from their crate to their pen but immediately set to rooting all […]

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