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Living the Country Life Radio Program with Betsy Freese
Dream come true   Radio interview source: Lora Kniffin, Edgewood, NM, Prairie Wood Ranch Our readers, viewers, and listeners living in the country have great stories to tell. For...
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Living the Country Life Radio Program with Betsy Freese
Busy family Listen here to the radio mp3 Radio interview source: Angie Edgren, Oskaloosa, Iowa Angie Edgren and her family live on 80 acres in Oskaloosa, Iowa. It's made up of crops,...
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Living the Country Life Radio Program with Betsy Freese
Create a barrier Listen here to the radio mp3 Radio interview source: Dr. Dale Rozeboom, Extension specialist, Michigan State University We use a variety of materials as bedding for our...
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The quads are doing great. If you need proof, here are two of them. [Photo by Caroline Freese.] They spend all day jumping off and on the stumps in the grove. The acrobat above acts just like his...
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The goats were vaccinated (screamed like babies) and sent to pasture. All that green grass to enjoy and what do they do all day? Jump on and off of the metal huts.
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Your odds of having quads unassisted and keeping them alive by nursing alone, no bottle feeding — slim. The odds of a goat doing that — better, but still unlikely. Our goats beat the odds...
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I forgot to tell you about Caroline’s school trip to France (she got back just in time for the county fair). Sounds like all the kids had a great time, and the teacher survived. The highlight:...
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Goat's milk is good for your skin
Listen to the radio story mp3 When you live in the country and spend a lot of time outdoors, it's especially important to take good care of your skin. The right soap and skin cream can make all...
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Have fresh milk for your family on a year-round basis
Listen to the radio story mp3 More than just friendly pets, dairy goats can be a practical addition to your acreage. If you wish, you can even start a small business selling products made from goat...
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The goat is a friendly animal and easy to keep. With proper attention, goats are generally healthy and affordable. One or two goats can furnish fresh milk for a family on a year-round basis....

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