Garrett and the other Geauga Dairymen 4-H club members started working with their animals. This involves petting and brushing them. Then getting a halter on to lead them around when they are ready.
|Garrett with Lucy (the black & white heifer) and Vanessa (red & white heifer)|
|Garrett and Jack brush the heifers|
|Jack connects with Lucy, the heifer Garrett showed at the Fair in 2013|
|Jack and Garrett hold two of the new kittens at the farm|
|Jack loves the kittens!|
|Farm cat, Peaches, with her babies|
|The 4-H boys play with the kittens while the cows watch|
The planting of our corn and Sudan grass crops is complete for 2014! These crops are emerging from the soil. It's a great feeling to see the crops growing. The weather is cooperating this year!
|Corn emerging from the soil|
|The corn crop|
We've been busy with tours. In the last few weeks, we've hosted nine groups on our farm.
|Students watch cows in the milking parlor, the cows are curious about the students too!|
|Jack shows the students a milking machine while they observe the milking process|
|Students watching the cows milking|
|A Day Camp group having lunch in the Parlor Room|
|Visitors interacting with the calves|
|My Dad gives visitors a ride around the farm|
|College Dietetic Interns say hello to the heifers|
|Young visitors enjoy the tractor on the playground|
|Fun on the tire snake|
My sons are out of school for the summer. They invited some of their friends to the farm to celebrate the last day of school.
|My Dad gives another wagon ride through the barn. Thanks Dad!|
|Jack and his buddies in the corn box|
|Rowdy boys on the parlor balcony|
|This calf really likes Ben!|
|Jack's buddies are ready for a ride on the train|
|The boys climbing on the hay bales|
|The center of our farm . . . the cows. We love our cows!|