|Taken Wednesday morning, February 20. Checking cattle is going to be harder going this morning, with 13+ inches on the ground.|
It's another snow day here on the County Line. But it doesn't mean just curling up with a good book or watching a movie on TV, though those will likely be on the agenda at some point today, too.
|Taken through an old wooden fence as Randy went to walk through the cows.|
They check to make sure the moms are claiming their newborns and letting them eat. Nothing warms up a new baby calf like warm mother's milk, straight from the source.
|This is a photo from 2011. I wasn't home during the day on Tuesday to take photos of the preparation.|
here for a post showing photos of a birth on the farm last winter.) The decision was made because we have less feed available because of the second year of drought. He also thought it would be better since he is still under the 10-pound weight restriction after his back surgery in November.
here to see more about feeding cattle during the winter.