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Ruts, Every Farm(er) Has Them.

Have you ever been stuck in a rut? I know I have.  Like the literal ruts formed on the farm when you have to haul water to the animals in the back pasture on a muddy day, they are easy to create and get into but often hard to get out of.   Personally my ruts usually...

Happy New Year from ParKelm Farm

We hope this finds you well. We started the new year off with a bang and got the ewes shorn last weekend. Don’t worry, they are under a roof and most sheep are shorn in winter around here as ewes on commercial operations start lambing at the end of January....
Rain Is a Good Thing?

Rain Is a Good Thing?

I am generally loath to complain about rain. We started farming in 2012.  We returned back to the States from three years in Norway and hit the ground running by purchasing a small herd of cattle in June.  It had already been a weird Spring they told me, with several...
We Have the Meats, and Now You Can, Too!

We Have the Meats, and Now You Can, Too!

If you follow us and are a loyal local customer from the Green Lake, Fox Valley, or Madison area, we thank you. However, this post is not for you. But don’t stop reading yet, because this news is very exciting and we hope you will help us spread the word far and...
Back to School

Back to School

September has arrived, and with that we will both be heading back to school on Tuesday. That’s right, both of us. After taking a look at the investments we wanted to continue to make on the farm as we grow to our goal size, and with us learning to streamline...
The Farmer’s New Year

The Farmer’s New Year

In my off farm life I am a teacher, and today was one of those oh-so-special-holy-grail days of teaching, the snow day. Or ice day as it may be in the case of today. We had an early release yesterday due to predictions of dangerous conditions at the end of the school...