Byline: By CAROLE SOULE

‘Can I sit on Curious Bleu?” a 45-year-old woman asked. Since 11 a.m. on our fall Cuddle-A-Cow Day, Curious Bleu, a Scottish Highlander steer, and...

We’ve had a frost or two already, which means Halloween is near. My cattle and pigs love Halloween, and it’s not because they dress up like goblins...

From the farm: Cuddle a cow

10/7/19

Have you ever had a desire to hug a goat, cuddle a cow or talk to a pig? If so, Oct. 12 is your lucky day. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. farm animals will...

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...

I followed William “Dunk” Dunkerly and his friend Heather across a cow pasture, through two gates, and into a dark forest. We were hunting...

‘I’m cooking dinner for 50. What do you have a lot of?” asked Keith Sarasin. It was the right question, and not one I get very often. That’s a chef...

My 50-year high school reunion is approaching. On Sept. 21, a bunch of 67- and 68-year-olds will gather at a country club roughly in the vicinity...

A trip to the Hopkinton Fair is a wonderful way to spend Labor Day weekend. The cows, goats, pigs and sheep are spotless. Food is everywhere...

What is a field hockey stick good for? Playing field hockey, of course, but our employee Joan uses hers to fend off a rooster.Roo, who is small and...

A farming challenge

8/5/19

Someday soon, you’ll be able to merely think about bananas, and a drone will deliver a bunch. Convenience is supreme. Or is it?My challenge – and...

Sorin the steer’s taste of freedom

7/26/19

The Canterbury police phoned three times. The first call confirmed that Sorin, one of Miles Smith Farm’s working steers, was hanging out in the...

Even though it’s six weeks away, now is the time to prepare for the Hopkinton State Fair.Tonight, I put a yoke on my favorite ox team, Topper and...

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