Monthly Archives: October 2009

Goat breeding season is beginning on our homestead

It's time we introduced our does to our new Boer buck, Thor. We breed two does the end of October or first of November,...

Harvesting before the freeze

I advertised my young buck goat and nearly got scammed!

Living in the backwoods, I am seldom exposed to the unsavory segment of the population; no robberies, drugs, identity thefts, etc. But this week,...

While I’m busy canning, Will and David get the storage barn...

I'm still busily making different tomato products from the last 30 gallons of ripening green tomatoes that were sitting in my unused (yet!) new...

Harvest continues and so does the canning

As we had some really cold weather move in, we had picked all our pumpkins and squash and held them in the unheated porch....