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A few minutes to share…..

Seems I am always doing something. Some days it’s just the routine stuff – hay, grain, water, turnout the horses, clean stalls, bring them in, hay, grain water – then there is the semi-routine stuff. The vet gives vaccinations twice … Continue reading

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I guess it must be Spring..

The grass is growing, it rains instead of snows but it has not been the warmest of Springs. Yesterday, a check of the outdoor thermometer showed we barely broke 50 degrees. But, Spring it is. The trees are covered in … Continue reading

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Has Spring finally arrived?

Well, so far we would have to say no but it is starting to look promising. From snow last Monday to 50’s and sun today with the 5 day forecast pointing to warmer weather it looks like it might just … Continue reading

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Goodbye 2010

Well, the final sad note to 2010 was that Steve’s dad died on December 3rd, at home in Spain. He had been ill for a while and finally passed away. Both of us we there at the time of his … Continue reading

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Fall sets in….

  The trees are now full into the color display typical of this time of year. Yellow, red, golden colors are all spread across the landscape. Fall is a busy time here at Spinner Farm, getting everything ready for winter. … Continue reading

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A sad day……

June 17th. Our oldest dog, Mattie, had to be put down today. Mattie broke her leg right at where the bone connects to the hip joint. Mattie was 13 years old but still was active around the farm. Not the … Continue reading

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Lambing is done :)

Our last ewe to lamb had twins last night. Lambing season has come to an end. We did lose one ewe during lambing, a sad event and she is gone but she will not be forgotten. So, we ended up … Continue reading

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