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Greening up!

Friday, May 8, 2015  Days of nice soaking rain have really greened things up around here. I don't think you'll hear anyone in Utah complain about rain these days! I'm hoping to take a drive to may favorite dairy to get stocked up on colostrum for this birthing season. It's…
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A killer view :)

Monday April 20, 2015  Where are the alpacas??  Well, I've been letting the alpacas eat the lawns down both in front of and behind the house.   We can do this because we've planted grasses specifically with that purpose in mind.  It's also why our lawns don't look like plush city…
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Too good to be true?

Thursday, October 9, 2014  Clear cool sunny days and crisp nights, how long can this beautiful weather last?  I over heard a man in a restaurant this week say "why can't every month be October?" :)  As long as it stays below 70, the pacas are pretty happy to be…
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And they’re off!

Wednesday May 14, 2014  With all the rain and snow we've had and now that it's warming up a bit, the grass is exploding!  Yay! If the grass gets too long, the alpacas will avoid it, just in case there might be something hiding in it.  Smart little buggers. ;)…
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Smells like spring!

Monday, February 24, 2014   It looks like we'll have another spring like day today, and I've noticed the alpacas are wandering around the pastures much more. Of course it's mostly still snow covered but I think they can smell the grass waking up under it all!  Two bobbins of lovely brown…
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