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Archive for July, 2013

Cisco’s Story

by @ Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013. Filed under Horses

So far behind! I started writing this entry a year ago, and never finished it. So while it’s a little (ok, a lot) out of date now, I’m going to finish it anyway. I had just started getting Cisco going really well and riding him often when we met with an unfortunate accident. There was […]

Ground Hog Cultivator

by @ Monday, July 15th, 2013. Filed under Garden

I want to send out a good endorsement of the Swampy Hollow Ground Hog Cultivator. Ern had been wanting a new tiller – his is 20 years old. He saw an ad in a dairy magazine for the Ground Hog. He called about it, but at $1100 we just couldn’t justify it. And then last […]

Mr. Boone and Mr. Bill

by @ Tuesday, July 16th, 2013. Filed under Horses

When my friend Dawn was obsessively searching for a horse, she stumbled on an ad for a haflinger/percheron cross and told me I should buy him. I was not in the market for another horse and didn’t really pay much attention. The ad read: this is boone 11 year old percheron/haflinger cross he is 15.1 […]

My Thoughts on Slaughter

by @ Monday, July 15th, 2013. Filed under Cows

This one is not for the squeamish. If you would rather not know how your nice juicy steak gets on your plate, quit reading now. A little traveling music for those leaving, courtesy of the 90s hit sitcom Friends. Oh the cow in the meadow goes moo. The cow in the meadow goes moo. Then […]

Only A Fool Buys A Lame Horse

by @ Monday, July 15th, 2013. Filed under Horses

A few posts ago I wrote about Cisco’s accident. The winter before, I was able to take a horse and ride along when we fed while Sami rode in the tractor with Ern. It wasn’t much of a ride, but it got me in the saddle and I was happy to take what I could […]

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