Monthly Archives: July 2010

Raw Milk Vs. Conventional Milk Experiment

July 30, 2010
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Raw Milk Vs. Conventional Milk Experiment

I ran across this blog post that I thought would be of interest to our readers: A Tale of Two Calves.  One calf was fed raw milk and the other calf was fed conventional pasteurized milk.  Check it out here! The differences in these two calves is really amazing.  We’ve seen a similar pattern here…

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Drinking raw milk while pregnant ??

July 30, 2010
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Drinking raw milk while pregnant ??

Contrary to what many people believe, all milk is not created equal!   After using conventional milk, pasteurized organic milk, pasteurized non-homogenized milk and raw milk and visiting a wide variety of dairy operations from conventional to grass-based as well as running our own small dairy operation, I can definitely say there is a huge difference. …

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Low Garden Production

July 30, 2010
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Low Garden Production

Gardening is hard work.  Or at least it is for us!  It’s frustrating when you work so hard planting your garden only to look out the window one morning to see the goat eating up all your hard work and the chickens scratching up all your newly planted bean rows.  We’re trying to keep at it…

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What’s Going on at the Farm?

July 16, 2010
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What’s Going on at the Farm?

We have lots going on around the farm.  The flood put a damper on our  progress and we have been having to deal with cleaning up piles and piles of river rock.  We did get the rock off our main pasture fence and stood it up straight again.  The rock is still all around us..but…

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