Milkmaid Experience

Whether you want just want to watch or you want to “get in there” and try your hand at milking a goat, you are welcome to attend our Milkmaid Experience. You’ll learn every step of our milking routine, from the equipment we use to how to properly milk a goat, and finally how we process the milk.

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Goat Combing Days

Every Thursday & Saturday in March, 10 am – 2 pm Did you know that cashmere comes from goats? It’s hard to believe, but true! Only certain goats produce cashmere, however, and we have just the ones! As sweater season comes to an end we will be harvesting cashmere from our goats and would love …

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Beavers and Their Dam Activity at the Farm!

Hello out there to our fellow winter weather warriors, we hope that everyone is keeping warm and safe! Curl up with a hot cup of something (tea perhaps?) and read about this exciting discovery here at the farm! Flora was not the only thing we observed while we were hiking the proposed nature trail recently, …

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How We Name Our Goats

Recently, we decided to start giving our new goats biblical names. This year we gave our goats names beginning with the letter “A”; next year we’ll do “B” and continue going on down the alphabet. Since Violet was the first of our goats to give birth this year, we named her silver baby boy Adam …

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What a Farm Day!

Today was a true farm day. First thing this morning I took our 2 LGDs (livestock guardian dogs) – pups, really – Hans & Franz, to be neutered at the Claiborne County Animal Shelter. I also took Ember, our outdoor cat, but they couldn’t spay here because it turns out that she is very pregnant. …

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