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Things as they are now

So, let me start at the beginning. If you have been following the weather page here, you may have noticed ¬†some odd readings in the wind direction graphic. For a couple of months now the wind apparently only comes out … Continue reading

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It has been a challenging year

So let me begin with a summary: At the first of the year I had 18 chickens (2 roosters, 16 hens), 22 ducks (not sure how many drakes…maybe 9 or so) and 10 does, 1 buck (Hank Jr.) and 2 … Continue reading

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The week in review

So, I’m not sure where the week has gone. Seems we just got started and before I knew it…. odd, I think I hear Carol Burnett….

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Another year older and deeper in…..?

This was a very busy week. I started out trying to get the new garden space ready for planting. It had been cold, but I figured that it will eventually warm up enough to get seeds in the ground. I … Continue reading

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Sprouts and goats in isolation

After recovering from the busy weekend I noticed on Monday that my weather station was acting like it needed new batteries. So I went out into the blustery breeze and disassembled the sensor that holds the batteries. At least I … Continue reading

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A day (and 2 nights) in the life

From my observation of the breeding period, I determined that JuneCarter would have her kids on 3/22/2014 and Dolly would have hers on 3/28/2014. The dates were determined using a calculator based on observed “contact” and a 151 day gestation … Continue reading

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Whoa baby!

So, I have been watching JuneCarter for the past few days thinking that she is due to kid first this year. I have kind of kept an eye on Dolly as well, but by my calculations she still has another … Continue reading

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So I’m a day late….

And if you ask those who know me I’m also a dollar short. Due to the late night Friday I completely spaced out last night and forgot to write this blog post. So I sit here listening to the wind … Continue reading

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A good day at the farm

I have been waiting for Abby to have her kid(s) now for over a month. In a previous post I predicted that she would have them by the end of ¬†august. That time frame came and went with no sign … Continue reading

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A week of getting things done

This past week I have had help here at StoneFace to get some things done. My son Jon drove over from Seattle. I think he wanted to make sure his dad wasn’t all sick and depressed over losing two mama … Continue reading

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