Wordless Wednesday Bloggers
|Day 11...the best feeding so far.|
|Rear approach...it'll be so nice to see him stand next to her instead of behind her. But this is where the calf feels the safest...even though he keeps getting cow crap on his head...poor thing!|
What Is Ag Day All About? (from the agday.org website)
Ag Day is about recognizing - and celebrating - the contribution of agriculture in our everyday lives. The National Ag Day program encourages every American to:
- Understand how food and fiber products are produced.
- Value the essential role of agriculture in maintaining a strong economy.
- Appreciate the role agriculture plays in providing safe, abundant and affordable products.
|(usually from May through early September)|
|(three cuttings June, July and September)|
|(Early Girl - a 2013 calf)|
|"Hey look...I got three 3's...|
|...that's pretty good! I'm learnin' this game quick...OK, you're turn...hurry up!"|
"Despite what the end holds for most cows to lose such a young calf is so sad."Yes, their beef cows...raised to be eaten. But it's so hard to stand by and watch a young life slip away...knowing you've done all you could do. But God has his own plan, and we just need to go with it.
|Cindy Sue is lending her support.|
|Despite being pooped and peed on, he drank and drank...|
|...and drank until he was full !|
|This lil' girl is a Hereford/Jersey/Angus cross.|
I think that's why she's a much lighter red color than Early Girl.
|OK...you pick a caption for this photo...I think the look on Annabelle's face is priceless!|
|My Man is pulling nails from the used poles we got...it was a really cost-affective deal!|
LOL...there's Stetson in the background givin' him moral support!
|Veggies for my Swiss Steak recipe|
|Cantaloupe...a few fresh fruits are becoming more affordable.|
It was a tasty change for breakfast today!
|We've nicknamed her "Early Girl" since she was almost a month early.|
|Wide-eyed with wonder|
|Good momma cow|
|Time to get up...and look...it's a heifer!|
|She's up! Paddy is giving her moral support ;~)|
|Momma could have picked a better place to have her!|