Season 2, Episode #24~ Sneaky Snakes

Weather has gone from “light jackets” to “turn on the a/c” in a matter of days… Acorn has had some run-ins with local snakes, one of which had got the goose off her nest and was in the process of eating an egg- all when they might be starting to hatch! (well, if there areContinue reading “Season 2, Episode #24~ Sneaky Snakes”

Season 2, Episode #23~ Mannish Water

Busy week on the farm PLUS a Farm Guest!  Dr. Frank Pinkerton, nigh on 93 yrs old, drove himself to Missouri to visit a goat farm in the making, speak at a conference/show/sale in Sedalia, as well as spend a few “leisurely days” here at the farm,  and yes- he did make it back homeContinue reading “Season 2, Episode #23~ Mannish Water”

Season 2, Episode #21~ The Goosie Hut is Built!

Blind Hog and Acorn have been busy- the goslings are growing too damn fast and they needed their own pen. It took a couple days, but as we speak, they are enjoying green grass and fresh air, and no competition with the nine chicken peeps! Listen in Sunday morning and find out all the news.Continue reading “Season 2, Episode #21~ The Goosie Hut is Built!”

Season 2, Episode #20~ Things Settling Down

Diagnosis is in on the Outback- it is not good.  She has been deemed a total loss. However, Blind Hog and Acorn will replace her with the very same thing so it will all work out. Thank you, State Farm. Fun was had weeding the garden, moving a huge forsythia bush, playing with goslings andContinue reading “Season 2, Episode #20~ Things Settling Down”

Season 2, Episode #19~ Technical Difficulties, Please Stand By- the Computer Had Hiccups

Blind Hog and Acorn recorded their podcast a day early but did not realize that the computer was having technical issues- the recording had gaps, much like hiccups.  Acorn did not feel like doing a 2 hr edit on a 35 min podcast and promises this will not happen again. Soldier though and try toContinue reading “Season 2, Episode #19~ Technical Difficulties, Please Stand By- the Computer Had Hiccups”

Season 2, Episode #18~ Every Cloud has a Silver Lining

A roller coaster of a week for Blind Hog and the Acorn; ups, downs, ups, downs. Good news is that they are both still here to bitch and complain, better than the alternative! A bit of a longish episode, live on Sunday morning. Morels are about done. The last ones collected were dehydrated; works likeContinue reading “Season 2, Episode #18~ Every Cloud has a Silver Lining”

Season 2, Episode #17~ Gosling Time

Blind Hog was walking down to get the mail and guess what???  He found a morel!  All on his own!  Wooooooot! Listen to the latest episode dropping Sunday morning to find out more. Goslings are hatching, flooding rain in the forecast. “Its raining geese, hallelujah it’s raining geese…” Garden survived the hard freeze and evenContinue reading “Season 2, Episode #17~ Gosling Time”

Season 2, Episode #14~ Driving Home from Tractor Supply

Of course, when you check the air in one tire you automatically want to check the air in ALL the tires, right?  Well, maybe wrong- especially if you are checking air in fluid-filled tires and the valve has corroded.  Acorn found this out the hard way and long story short, a tractor tire valve hadContinue reading “Season 2, Episode #14~ Driving Home from Tractor Supply”

Season 2, Episode #13~ Hatching Big Plans

Sunday’s podcast tells how Acorn is incubating all sorts of ideas to make farm dollars, literally and figuratively.  14 goose eggs are in an incubator, and 2 doz chicken eggs to go into the other. Plus, pending goat and heifer sales, let the good times roll! Blind Hog continues progress working on the wall sculptureContinue reading “Season 2, Episode #13~ Hatching Big Plans”

Season 2, Episode #12~ Vernal Equinox

Podcast dropping 3/21/2021: First day of spring on the farm and how cold was it???  23F!!! Crazy!  Good news is that it will be warmer next couple weeks, so that will be helpful for the new baby goats- up to 41 total now- is a field of popping white kidlets out in the field. BlindContinue reading “Season 2, Episode #12~ Vernal Equinox”