The Animals

On our farm, We raise chickens, sheep, cattle, and we also keep bees.

Meet Lynne Heryford

Hi, my name is Lynne Heryford, (Pronounced Hereford, like the cow!) I am a “ranch raised” cowgirl that was quite possibly born in the wrong century because, I was born a homesteader. So, that’s what I do! With the majestic Rocky Mountain Front as its backdrop, The Heryford Homestead sways with the sometimes harsh Montana…

Chipotle Lime Ranch

I am sharing this delicious recipe from Food Passage This ranch dressing is smoky, tangy, and as spicy as you want it to be! Ingredients 1/2 cup sour cream or Greek yogurt 1/3 cup mayo 1/2 cup (lightly packed) cilantro 1 chipotle chili pepper in adobo sauce + 1 teaspoon adobo sauce (or to taste) Juice from 1/2 lime 1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce 1/2 teaspoon garlic…

Wool Dying

Purple Dye Some ideas to make purple dye are to use things like blackberries, or basil. Green Dye You can use artichokes for natural green dye Orange Dye Bloodroot can be used to make orange dye Brown Dye Beet roots create a lovely brown