Daphne gets ready to farrow

  Nice…Genevieve sends me an email today–“uh…today marks 3 months, 3 weeks, and 3 days since Henry (our boar) got in with the sows…”–so we discuss snow, paths, gates, piglets, farrowing hut, etc. Finn digs a path from the new pen gate to Mason’s pen (the farrowing pen) gate. Family goes into town. I then digContinue reading “Daphne gets ready to farrow”

Winter Comfort

Cold, snowy winter days are made for warm comforting hot drinks.  My favorite hot drink is a Mocha, hot chocolate and coffee with plenty of milk.  My milk of choice is goat’s milk from out own goats.  This time of year the goat’s are all dried up, so I’m struggling to come up with aContinue reading “Winter Comfort”

Swim in the Snow?

Mother nature is making up for the warm and beautiful fall with some winter weather coming in now.  We woke up to a heavy blanket of snow settling down nicely on the trees and across the ground, and we’re expecting even more the next few days! The ducks still love to come out, in spite ofContinue reading “Swim in the Snow?”

New Delivery Location in Traverse City

Morganic Farm brings their products into Traverse City! This option is for CSA Share members only.  Please use our Order Form to place your order for the Winter or Summer CSA Shares.  Starting late for Winter?  Not a problem, we can prorate for weeks you’ve missed. Pick-up Options: At the Farm on Wednesday from 4pm-6pm. Pick-up inContinue reading “New Delivery Location in Traverse City”

Loki and his goat girls

Our horse, Loki, stood very well for the farrier today and he is looking well.  His coat has come in thick and warm and he’s not too fat and not too thin.  He is in our winter pen, along with the goat does.  This fall we ran out of wire fencing for the expansion of theirContinue reading “Loki and his goat girls”