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Trumpeter swans, mallards and ducks
Posted On: 04|08|15
Over the past few months, we have had a few surprising visitors to the farm...I guess more specifically, to our pond.  It began with five trumpeter swans visiting for a day.  I couldn't get close so this fuzzy picture was all I could capture.  You can tell how large they were by comparing them to our white ducks on the left side of the pond.  The black spots are mallards. Next, we had an Egyptian...
Posted On: 12|10|14
We will be closing at 5:00pm on Saturday, December 13, 2014.  So sorry if this is an inconvenience for you.
First look at Zoe's cria
Posted On: 10|22|14
Wednesday, October 15, 2014, Dave & I came home from work to a new cria, but for a moment I wondered to whom it belonged.  However, it didn't take long for Zoe to demonstrate her protective instincts!  We weren't quite ready for this since we had Zoe's due date as November 6, so we had some alpaca moving to do.  Once everyone was settled, the new cria weighed in at 11 pounds.  She is small...
Bagworm
Posted On: 10|03|14
Now is the time to check your evergreen trees and shrubs for bagworms.  If you have a bad enough infestation, they can damage or destroy your tree, so it is important to remove them before this happens. Bagworm eggs spend the winter in structures that look a bit like pine cones.  Here is a picture of one.  Removing them from your tree in the fall or winter is an effective means to control them. ...
Samantha & Sparky
Posted On: 09|16|14
All three cria are growing and running and keeping us entertained! Firecracker was not producing enough milk for Sparky, so we have been supplementing with bottle feeding.  This is our first experience with bottle feeding and it is not easy.  Sparky has schemed with Maverik to get even more milk.  Maverik will be nursing from his mama, Nadia, and when he takes a break, Sparky will take his turn...

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