Category Archives: raw milk

Barn Babies 2018 Twin Kids are our first

Sorry about the photo quality, it was taken in the darkened barn last night.  Juno gave birth to twin kids late yesterday afternoon. The first born is the darker cream at the back of the photo an the second born … Continue reading

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Ice had a lamb after all

Yesterday Ice had a lovely strong active and very pretty ram lamb.. he is doing well, drinking his milk from both sides and while this is Ice’s first time as a mom, she followed in the footsteps of her mother … Continue reading

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No Buy Feb 2015- week 4 overview

This last week flew by, it was very busy, nothing really new compared to last week, overall it was just move along nicely.. I made a nice turnip soup, a half fresh grated turnip-carrot- apple salad, I made oven roasted … Continue reading

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No Buy Feb 2015- week 3 overview

As promised at the rules and plans, we did get our green box on weds and I was thrilled to see a pound bag of carrot per box, remember we get a box per person. The apples will go to … Continue reading

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Sheep Milking 101Review

I was asked when I would be able to do a sheep milking demo or class, and I can and will work on getting a video together for this but till then, I will do a detailed write up to … Continue reading

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They say do not count your chicks before they hatch but!

So those of you that have followed the blog for years now that I had goats at one time, really loved Mimi. she was a cross between a saanen and a Nubian and I loved her and her milk, tried … Continue reading

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Cultured Butter.. o my, I like it!

Now some folks culture butter by allowing the cream to go sour and then making the butter, giving it a sharp taste, I was reading that room temp cultured cream would make butter much, much faster, given that my first … Continue reading

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Milk, Milking Updates..

Amazing wonderful milk, this is Girls official first day of Milk, that past couple days have been classified as colostrum milkings (the first five milkings). I am thrilled I am totally overwhelmed So lets talk about the colostrum first off, … Continue reading

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Extra Thick and Tangy Sheep Milk Yogurt

O my, got this really cool greek yogurt culture and so I made a half gallon of sheep milk into yogurt, planning on draining half of it into soft cheese and half as extra thick yogurt.. well it set up … Continue reading

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Milking Sheep

I got asked a question by a family member the other day that went along the lines of, I know you milk your sheep but did you have to buy special sheep to do it? The short answer is, I … Continue reading

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