Welcome to part III of our “Who is top cow at Shady Grove Ranch?” series. First we introduced you to Gordita. Next we introduced you to Tilly. Now it is time to let you meet the first cow ever born at Shady Grove Ranch.
Bull fight at Shady Grove Ranch!
Meet Pedro, the young Jersey bull owned by TrueFields LLC. Pedro, who is a dairy bull (as opposed to a beef bull), is a bit more high-strung than our beef bull, Big John. That’s not… ... Continue reading
Fun Facts about Farm Words
Installment One: Cows on Vacation
By PapPap Cadman
Do you know the difference between a cow and a steer? Or a heifer and a stirk?
Sometimes understanding all the various words used in raising cattle, as well as other farm animals, can be daunting. When I arrived at Shady Grove Ranch some three years ago, that was certainly my experience. It seemed to… ... Continue reading
Well, I know I love looking at pictures of gardens, so I thought I’d share ours. It is coming along well, but we haven’t eaten anything (except the herbs) yet. Hopefully this year marks the start of a regular harvest from a spring and fall garden in East Texas. We also hope to keep expanding it enough each year to eventually have some extra for you! In the meantime, check… ... Continue reading
Welcome to part II of our “Who is top cow at Shady Grove Ranch?” series. First we introduced you to Gordita. Now we will introduce you to another cow that we bought alongside Gordita, one of the first group of cattle at Shady Grove Ranch. … ... Continue reading | 1 Comment
Hi, I’m Nick Puffer. I’m a full time Web Marketing / SEO Specialist for Downtown Motor Company in Gulfport, MS and also work part time for Starbucks as a Barista. In between jobs, I run a blog about diet and exercise with a focus on becoming more organic. Over the past 3 years I have striven to become more healthy and have gained a passion for learning about the effects… ... Continue reading