Monthly Archives: January 2015

Lame Goat Ward

I have been fighting with hoof scald in some of my goats all winter.  In November 2013 I used zinc sulphate foot baths with some success, but the problem has recurred.  So for the last three weeks I have been … Continue reading

Posted in Farm | 5 Comments

Our Wassail

Click above then read the rest of the post. Yesterday we had our first Wassail.  Here is the schedule of events and the lyrics to the song we sung. And here is the map of the orchard we wassailed. We … Continue reading

Posted in Farm | 1 Comment

Saving Sheep Diddley

There is never a dull moment at Schoonover Farm.  This is how I found Diddley this morning.  He was obviously up to no good by having his head so high off the ground to get stuck, but you can tell … Continue reading

Posted in Farm | 4 Comments