Wed, 28 January 2015
** There's one bad word - so for the kids ears this is marked "EXPLICIT" **
This weeks episode was a tough one as we talked about the loss of one of our first pigs ever - our favorite sow Hermione. We talk about the stuff that led up to her passing and then how we managed things after she was gone. That includes how our one lone pig Snow White is doing this winter.
Then we have some Ruminations about the farms online that don't share the lows of farming and only seem to like to share the positives. We talk a bit about the following article - http://modernfarmer.com/2013/
Wed, 14 January 2015
In this episode we review the happenings on the farm (and gardens) over the last few weeks. We talk about the chickens finally starting to lay eggs again (and the impact of extending their days with lights). We talk about some of the food we ate and made of the holidays and we discuss the missed opportunity with artificial insemination and our pigs. Andy complains about the cold weather and then warms up while telling a hunting store from last deer season.