Category Archives: Beef Cattle

Down but Not Out

We were blessed with a set of twin calves this year. But while the momma cow was having the second calf, the first was attacked by coyotes. She has had to overcome be dehydrated, weak, and a probable damage to … Continue reading

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Pictures from the farm

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A picture worth a thousand words

Today has been a bit different. The change in my day job to full time Emergency Room Doc has let me spend more time on our farm, and today I got to help with taking our pork and beef to … Continue reading

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Make Hay while the sun shines…

I have been meaning to write this blog post since fall hay cutting, and I am just now getting around to typing it up. See, at least twice a year, more often three times a year, I loose my husband … Continue reading

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Bottle Time

Yesterday afternoon my husband Took time out of his busy afternoon of house building, moving cattle from one field to another for our rotational grazing program, tagging a baby calf, doctoring another baby calf, and other assorted farm chores to … Continue reading

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Farming chores in the rain

Well, even in the rain, or in this case a break in the rain, stock must be cared for and Brian got a real kick out of my doctor farmer clothes today. We got everything taken care of before it … Continue reading

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A load of Poo…

I had to take a minute to update this post cause I got Brian’s Aunt Barb to send me a Picture of Great Aunt Nellie standing by GrandMa Winnie. The lady looking strait at the camera and smiling is the … Continue reading

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Steaks it’s what’s for diner

Tonight we are going to celebrate my son turning four with one of his and his Dad’s favorite foods… beef. We raised it, cared for it, took it to slaughter, and now we are going to eat. Amen and thanks … Continue reading

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Beef – an Affair with the Heart?

Its February, which means that this is women’s heart awareness month, and it would be remiss not to find a blog topic that can combine my love of agriculture and medicine. In efforts to be supportive of both the American … Continue reading

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Higher Priced Beef

I was browsing the internet and came across the following article about the rise of beef exports, increased consumer demand, and the possible results for these trends. I thought it would be worth while to share with others. I hope … Continue reading

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