Tag Archives: farm life

Milking Close-up: Nigerian Dwarf Goats

In response to many request for information on how to milk nigerian dwarf goats, and the fact that most people milk from the side and my other video demonstrates milking from above, I decided to do a video on side-milking … Continue reading

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Building a Milk Stand

Yesterday my boys helped me build a larger milk stand for our new Alpine goat. She is much taller and longer that the nigerian dwarfs, so we really needed another stand.  Here, the boys are helping nail down the deck … Continue reading

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Hatching Chicks in an Incubator

This is a video of our first chicks hatching out in an incubator. Our hens were not setting well, so we borrowed a local schools incubator to try hatching them ourselves. We found that, while not difficult in theory, hatching … Continue reading

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