Tips for planting carrots to help your garden become a very rewarding experience. I love to get outside and play in the dirt.
After your goats have their kids. Here are some important tips to care for the doe and the kids.
Homesteading is tricky especially when Mother Nature Strikes. Not only can homesteading and farm life be tricky, it can also be so rewarding. It can be a real challenge!
Mackay, Idaho is usually a pretty quiet town. It is settled in the Lost River Valley just below the Mackay Reservoir. The population in 2013 was 494 people. The graduating class at the Mackay High School this year was 6. Five girls and a boy, pretty small and pretty unique. What do we…
We had an enjoyable opportunity on the first of December to join farmers and ranchers just like us. We were able to attend a Farm Bureau Convention in Boise, Idaho. We really enjoy learning new farming and ranching ideas. I always enjoy hearing the success stories of others.
On New Years Day the elk started moving into our fields just after sunset. Just before sunrise the elk moved back over the fences, through the neighbor’s fields and back up the mountainside. They bedded down in the sagebrush and on the mountainside.
Last night, Tuesday, January 3rd, we had over 300 elk move in again. They stayed most of the day. I have an awesome video to share with you at the bottom of the post. You wont want to miss it!
They’re back!! (video at the bottom of the post) The elk were pushed out of our field January 3rd by The Fish and Game. There were over 300 head that had been in the field. By the time it got dark some of them had come back. When we got up in the morning we…
We have a moose on the loose. This sounds like a fun kids story. Actually, we do have a moose on the loose. I have been taking pictures of a young moose staying down on the creek. Most of the pictures were pretty far away, but this young moose ventured out away
The weather was beautiful today so we decided to make a trip to Challis, Idaho. The drive up was nice. Our mountains in The Lost River Valley are still covered with snow. The snow on the ridges is starting to leave. It could be