I just wanted to introduce you to Precious. No reason. Just thought you might like to see her. Have you ever seen such a set of ears on a baby Nigerian Dwarf Dairy goat?
Update on our move to Michigan. We have been overwhelmed with getting things done, unpacking, getting the property secure for the goats and llamas. Several of our plans have changed such as our building project will have to be postponed until next year as that entire budget will now be shot on taking down trees. […]
Alba Ranch has moved to Michigan. This has been a very long and tiring journey over the last 4 months. We are in Michigan and unpacking. We will most likely be unpacking for the next 6 months or more!!! I, Melisa, am just back online tonight for the first time and the connection is slower […]
Baby goaties everywhere. Here are a few photos for your enjoyment. Kidding season for us is mostly over for the time being. I have one doe to kid late May but otherwise we are through kidding season. […]
We have had a few new arrivals. Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Goat Kids!! Ana had triplets on January 9, 2013. She had been locked in the barn in the kidding pen for about 3.5 weeks by that time as I swear she was going to explode much sooner. Temperatures were really low with snow and high […]
Monday, December 3, 2012, Dr. Bj Ferrell passed away unexpectedly. Words do not express how broken my heart is. I have never experienced a loss so profound or difficult as this as I have been fortunate in my life to almost never experience death. I am at a loss to know what to do or […]
After almost thirteen years of marriage, Charlie and I hit a milestone that we have been working towards all this time. We are officially Debt Free!!! Charlie had the steady decent pay job to give us the money to be sensible with and I had some mortgage/loan background and understanding of interest loans. I started […]
Marinated Goat Cheese….brings my taste buds to attention and they yell yippee!! It is hard to describe the fascinating blend and meld of various spices and flavors along with texture. YOU must make this and try it for yourself. The key is the longer that it marinates the more flavorful the cheese becomes. I have […]