Ahh, baby chicks!

Oh my goodness, it is that wonderful time of the year….chick season! Who can resist those fluffy little darlings? Well, not me and my grandkids! We are in our second year of our annual chick project. We meet at the farm store and pick them out the third week of March. It’s a good thing…

Lambs, a sign of spring….right?

Calving in January and February this year was brutal. But, lambing in March should be no problem. Well, that is typically true. Not this year. March roared in like a lion bringing lambs along with it! That’s not right, is it? I thought it was either in like a lion or a lamb and out…

Fajitas and Homemade Tortillas

It’s cold here in north central Montana. In fact the coldest/snowyest February on record! Which makes ranching very difficult. Most ranchers are calving now. I know that sounds crazy. However, very often January and February are nicer than March. Many ranchers have cattle and do a lot of farming of grain or other commodities. They…