Thistle Hill Farm – Blog

…doing what comes naturally

Beef on the way….

….starts with pulling the steers out of the main herd.  They all come into the pen, and it’s up to me(far right) to let a bunch out at a time checking tags and undersides.  They’re held briefly in that alley until Wooz (far center in white shirt) okays the return to the pasture. When we get a […]

Fighting the big boys….

…not only a lot of hard work but lots of creativity.  We enjoy reading about farmers and cattlemen who are going the extra step to insure the survivability of their operations. In business school I think they call it “line extension”.  With the kids gone, maybe Wooz will rent the spare bedrooms?  (About as fast […]