A Year Ago Today…

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I can’t believe it’s been a whole year, but on this date last year, the feed efficiency-testing center blew away. I can still picture it vividly. Dad and I had weighed some calves down there in the morning and had …

Ultrasounding Fall Heifers

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We finished branding and ultrasounding our fall-born heifers Thursday. Here I am taking an ultrasound image of this heifer’s ribeye. Have you ever eaten a nice, juicy ribeye steak? I’d sure hope so! Well, that’s what I’m taking a picture …

Freeze Branding

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We are planning to freeze brand our fall-born bulls and heifers this week. I’ll try to post some pictures of that tomorrow, but here is a short demonstration on how we freeze brand.

Freeze Branding Continued

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We freeze branded all our yearling fall-born bulls today. (If you’re wondering what the oily stuff is running down into the “W,” we ultrasound at the same time we freeze brand so my oil gets into the branding area sometimes.) …

Gorgeous Day

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Yesterday was an absolutely gorgeous day. It was 70 degrees, the sun was shining, and there was just a slight breeze. Perfect weather in my opinion! It was the type of day where you just wanted to be outside doing …

More Cattle on Test

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We weighed several more groups of cattle on test this morning. Mom even came down to help. Rhett just walked by and glanced at this picture and said, “Whoa. That just doesn’t look right. Grampy behind Herefords.” But then I …

Harvest Party

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Yesterday evening, a group of us headed down to Maryville. You see, Beck and Craig’s church has an annual Harvest Party on Halloween night as an alternative to the traditional Trick-or-Treating. And it is so much fun! There are all …

Pink and Orange

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We dropped Ty off from school the other day, and Jake ran out to greet us. He’s always so excited when his big brother gets home. And today he was even more excited because he had just named their two …

Moving Cows

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Today was another gorgeous fall day. So we moved a group of spring cows down the road a little way to a stalk field.

My Random Day

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I had my camera with me today and when I got home to import the pictures, I realized I had a rather random collection of photos. I’ll show them to you! First thing, I had to run up to Mom …