Category Archives: Beef Cattle

Taking time

Today was a busy day at my house. I worked till two this morning and slept in a bit. When I got up, my husband had taken my Mom for her doctors appointments and to Sam’s. So, I spent the … Continue reading

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In the spirit of Christmas

I know that their are many things to do in this time of Holidays. And every year I seem to get less and less done. But this year I am beyond proud to share some pictures of the live nativity … Continue reading

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Springtime chores

https://plus.google.com/106018231319446378998/stories/908c5923-7691-3acd-ba5e-59959b6ac20a148f45f2638?authkey=CMzvxfbzgZeR9gE This is a link to my google plus account and the pictures tell a story about a daily set of chores better than I can in words. If you have a minute stop by and check it out.

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A great day off

Most of my days are spent as a full time Emergency Room physician and I have to say, I feel truly blessed to be able to love both my job and my workplace. But everyone needs something to do on … Continue reading

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The Difference a (few) Days can Make…

In my last post, we were out late working to help keep a baby calf alive and well. So, I thought I would post an update on her health. She is doing great, up and about, and nursing on her … Continue reading

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A Different sort of Sunday

Many of you spent Sunday night either in service of our Lord or watching TV, while at my house we were out in field fighting the setting sun, working in mud, trying to help a baby calf that had gotten … Continue reading

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Teaching by example

It’s been a very busy summer on our farm. With 4-H projects, cousins coming to stay, cattle shows, sheep shows, young Farmer conferences, Hay to cut, fences to check, fish to catch this summer has flown by. And in the … Continue reading

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Pictures from the 4-H Beef Show

Well, we got a 5th and a 4th. Not to bad for our first state beef show. Ella did Great!!! Got second place in the skillathon (a really hard test about her knowledge of beef) and got 3rd premier exhibitor … Continue reading

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A showing we will go…

I used to wonder why TN Farm Bureau had an “age out” limit for their Young Farmers and Ranchers program, now I know. As Brian and I have gotten older (he turned the big 40 last month), we find that … Continue reading

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Spring time on the farm

So, with the onset of warmer weather, there is lots to do on our farm. Animals to feed, hay to cut, and catfish to feed. My daughters are working on breaking our show heifers, too. There are fences to fix … Continue reading

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