HiBar Ranch, Farm and Forest has just began kidding season. Learn about kids arriving this season with our first set of twins born last night. The temperature was a low 32 degrees so we share pictures and step by step actions we took this morning due to the severe chill/shivering the twins were experiencing.
So you’re a new homesteader and you’ve successfully gone through one season with your livestock and all has gone well. Spring is arriving fast and you must prepare for baby lambs soon to be born on your new homestead. ALL new farmers / homesteaders find this phase of learning both exciting and stressful. Do NOT […]
Thinking of joining the goat world or already have one or a couple of your own? Animals are an ever learning experience. Join me in my reading with these great articles that are Everything You Need to Know About Breeding, Birthing, Milking, and Caring for Goats. By Idlewild Alaska, a small homestead in the Frozen […]
Ticks can be deadly for llamas, and removing them takes just a bit of finesse. Learn how to get the little bugs off and possibly save your animal’s life.