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Borrowing a bull to make babies


If a farmer wants to breed her cows, then at least one bull is required for “natural breeding.” We like our calves to be born in April and May when...

Happy Ground Hog Day!


Perhaps by the time you read this we’ll know if the ground hog saw its shadow and how much more winter we have to endure – or not!The tradition of...



As we enter the grips of winter, it is easy to view the outside landscape as drab and stark. The trees are mostly dark and bare, the ground is...

Winter’s war with frozen water


Frigid weather came early this year, in November. During the summer, I was in denial about winter but not because heating and electric bills...

When Dena Espenscheid answered an advertisement on social media offering a weekend vacation to an unknown destination, her sister warned her she...

Trumpeter Swan returns to New Hampshire


It has been more than 200 years since a Trumpeter Swan has been seen here in the Granite State, until this spring, when the excitement at the...



As leaves are shed from broad-leaved trees, details of the forest are revealed. Bird and squirrel nests, and hives of bald-faced hornet all seem to...

We have over 60 cattle on our farm in Loudon and recently decided to sell some of our Scottish Highlander cows and calves. As in New Hampshire...

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