The Shepherd’s Barn The Shepherd Called Them Home The quaint old man in knee high boots prepared to call them in…. “Get behind the barn,” he said. “If they see you they won’t come.” “How many sheep?” I asked. ‘Bout 300, lambs ‘n all,” he replied. Now, gesturing toward distant fields, no movement…… Continue reading The SHEPHERD CALLED THEM HOME
Category: Hobby Farming
LIFE AT HIDDEN MEADOWS FARM
Sometimes This Old Farm Feels Like A Long Lost Friend…. It’s always good to be back home again. Married four years in 1959, living on the lakeshorewith a toddler of three and an infant of six months, we began to look for another, safer, and perhaps more friendly place to live. Safer was my thinking.…… Continue reading LIFE AT HIDDEN MEADOWS FARM
Where’s The Beef?..
When lilac bushes appear in a vacant field,
we know an old Michigan farm
once stood nearby.