Category: Milk Cow

Moved Cows to Paddock1

Got the electric fence run and moved Bonnie and Monsanto into the first paddock.  We counted and there were three extra green blades of grass in this area.  This is about a 1/4 acre section.

It’s the simple things in life…

Like a simple bullfrog… and a simple boy… a few mimicking faces… ….that bring buckets of joy. In a world filled with stress and trials, it’s refreshing to have young children to remind us of the important things in life.…

Questions about fresh milk…

To answer a few questions about fresh milk and eggs…… Does the milk taste a lot different then store bought? Yes…very different. If you are new to drinking fresh milk, expect some differences. Some differences I have noticed: the milk…

Rodeo at Vaughnshire with Friends

We have great friends!  Friends that will come over and help us with our new milk cow…Friends that will even come over early in the morning to help milk…Friends that will help us catch our steer and give him a…

Processing Steps for Raw Milk

After we milk Bonnie Blue, I carry the milk back to the house to be strained, bottled and cooled in the refrigerator.  Currently I am using the top of my goat milking pan to strain the milk.  I am using…

Two Firsts for Vaughnshire

First and formost, today is the day of the official launch of vaughnshire.com!  So if your reading this on the day it was posted you are one of the first official visitors to the new site.  Welcome!  While we have had the…