Monthly Archives: November 2006

New Arrival

This morning, at around 3:30 on the coldest morning (4°F) this year, our great-great-grandmother of a cow, Elsa, had a beautiful heifer calf. She weighed in at just over 100 pounds and is the sixth heifer calf born to Rockhill … Continue reading

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Spreading Sunshine and Giving Thanks

As predicted, winter didn’t quite settle with the first snow storm a couple of weeks ago. And with night-time temps in the teens, and daytime temps not quite reaching 40°, it is time for the yearly act of emptying the … Continue reading

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First Sign of Winter

By mid-November we are always ready to close our farmstand and hunker down for the next five months of winter. Today’s little snow squall came in right on schedule. The cows, much like people, seem to welcome winter with less … Continue reading

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