Tag Archives: Berkshire piglets

March is going out like a … kid

I can admit that I do not love every single aspect of chores. I get really tired of mud and puddles. Although I can appreciate the beauty of winter, bitter cold wind that stings and chaps, makes me long for a warm, … Continue reading

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Photo Friday – March 13, 2015


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Piglets were born 2/25/15

After getting snow, snow and some more snow, it is nice to have something that feels like spring. The pastels of yesterday’s sunrise were a beauty to behold. Farm babies feel like spring. Being born is hard work.  These babies … Continue reading

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“Office” Views

Whenever my “office” view overlooks babies, it is a good day. The piglets are weaned.  They are eating their feed and have figured out the automatic waterer.  At this age, they are still darned cute. Pumpkin Pie is nearing her … Continue reading

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Definitely not retired

People often ask how I like retirement.  Although I haven’t exactly been put out to pasture.  I laugh.  I say, “The pay is lousy; but the benefits are great.” In reality, I feel I work really hard to make something … Continue reading

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Make that, OH BABIES: Bernice, the sow, is doing a great job taking care of her piglets. The kittens are not so lucky.  They were abandoned. They are …. adorable. Yesterday, I husked and bundled ornamental corn while the kittens … Continue reading

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Photo Friday

For today, Photo Friday friends, I hope you smile!  

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Photo Friday and Pig Poo

No, the Photo Friday isn’t of poo; but I have a story to tell.  It might be a too-much-information story.  Feel free to scroll down to the pictures whenever you need a break. So, Pig-farmer was gone and Bernice and … Continue reading

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