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Relfections on my first week of work.

The view from just outside the window of the intern room. Not even the most impressive view on the farm. At Deck Family Farm I have two days off every week, Tuesday and Wednesday, and I arrived on a Monday, … Continue reading

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First couple of days on the farm.

Today was my second working day on the farm, and man it is different than I thought it would be. I do not know what I was expecting, but I guess I had a different image in my head of … Continue reading

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Three Months Gone

I cannot believe I left Antiquity Oaks almost three months ago already. But I guess that is what happens when you come home and almost immediately begin working a 43 hour work week as a farm hand on two farms. … Continue reading

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Life is Sometimes Hard

It has been a while since I last posted. Things have been crazy, and when they have not been I have been overly tired and so napping. It is bright and sunny outside today, supposed to get up to 70 … Continue reading

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Crazy Few Days

There are several blog posts I know I still need to complete. Kitty, Agnes, and Coco’s kiddings, Nina once she kids, milking adventures, disbudding, what my coming plans are, but this post is an update with all of the things … Continue reading

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Gerti, the Blind Goat

When I first arrived on the farm on February 17, I was put in charge of the two bottle babies, Anne, and Gerti (who did not get their names until later). The first day I was here they were both … Continue reading

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Not Dressed for Sucess

I have decided that if I do not dress prepared for anything, something exciting will happen. The first two births I witnessed this was the case; Alex was around 6 when I went out to feed the bottle babies in … Continue reading

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