New Family Milk Cow – Meet Margie!

Family Milk Cow - Margie

Our barnyard is once again complete – we have a new family milk cow! Meet Margie, a full Jersey who is seven months pregnant and due to calve around March 20th. After two days, she has settled in and calmed down even during milking times. Read more

Beef Bone Broth or Beef stock

Beef Bone Broth - Beef Stock

Beef Bone Broth is both easy to make and very healthy. Starting with the bones of grass fed animals, it can be made on the stove-top or in a crock pot. Allowed to simmer for a long slow cooking time, the resulting broth is full of minerals, amino acids and gelatin. Read more

Preparing for Planting Grapevines – 2015

Preparation for Planting Grapevines

Although we are not planting new acres of grapes until April, there is a lot to do in preparation for them. We like to have this prep work finished before pruning begins! The first step in preparation is laying the drip irrigation tape to water the new vines – come see how it’s done! Read more

Chicken Bone Broth – Chicken Stock

Chicken Bone Broth - Chicken Stock

Chicken Bone Broth can also be called Chicken Stock and is valued in most cultures as the basis for a good soup. It adds not only flavor but also incredible nourishment. As the name implies, the broth is made by allowing bones a long slow cooking time to fully extract the nutrients and minerals from them. Chicken broth is, like mostRead More

15 Health Benefits of Bone Broth

Bone Broth

The health benefits of bone broth are numerous and include helping you to look younger, helping to heal leaky gut, improve immune system function, increase and promote oral health, help with decreasing inflammation, hair and fingernail growth – just to name a few. Plus, not only is bone broth good for you and economical to make, it is easy! Read more