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The New Guy on the Homestead

Discussion in 'Cattle' started by cabinguy, Aug 15, 2018.

  1. Aug 16, 2018
    frustratedearthmother

    frustratedearthmother Sustainability Master

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    Yay - can't wait! Are "the boys" the Gypsy Cobs?
     
  2. Aug 16, 2018
    cabinguy

    cabinguy Lovin' The Homestead

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    Yep " The Boys " they just came back from Amish boot camp. Our neighbor used them to help plow this year, he teamed them with his Percheron . Ours on the outside and his in the middle (three wide). There's nothing more beautiful in the spring time than watching the Amish plow, what a site when you see six wide and the control they have over the team. In a few week we will use them to bring in a couple dead fall trees from the woods for fire wood.
     
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  3. Aug 17, 2018
    frustratedearthmother

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    Absolutely agree! I've never seen it in person, but youtube is pretty cool
     
  4. Sep 1, 2018
    CrealCritter

    CrealCritter Super Self-Sufficient

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    Awesome thread!
     
  5. Sep 4, 2018
    cabinguy

    cabinguy Lovin' The Homestead

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    Updated pic of the new guy. He's a sneaky little thing he slipped under our fence and and camped out in the neighbors corm field.
    This week we need to pull hairs to have his DNA checked.
    IMG_1409.jpg
     
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  6. Sep 4, 2018
    frustratedearthmother

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  7. Sep 4, 2018
    baymule

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    nice cow and cute calf!
     

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