Farm Status

Status of herds/flocks as of end of year 2012:

Dairy Cows

  • 1 Pure-bred, AJCA registered Jersey bull (breeding, “Blaine”)
  • 3 Pure-bred, Jersey bulls (butcher)
  • 1 Pure-bred, AJCA registered Jersey cow (butcher, “Ruthie”)
  • 1 Pure-bred, Jersey cow (milking, “Rachel”)
  • 1 Pure-bred, AJCA registered Jersey cow (milking/pregnant, “Rebecca”)
  • 1 Pure-bred, AJCA registered Jersey cow (pregnant, “Rosie”)

Dairy Goats

  • 6 pure-bred, ADGA registered does (all pregnant)
  • 3 pure-bred, ADGA registered bucks

Wool Sheep

  • 1 pure-bred, LLWSB registered Leicester Longwool ram (breeding, on loan from Colonial Williamsburg)
  • 5 pure-bred, LLWSB registered Leicester Longwool ewes (all pregnant)

Meat Sheep

  • 2 Dorper rams (butcher)
  • 1 Dorper ram (breeding)
  • 5 Dorper ewes (pregnant)
  • 1 Dorper yearling (possibly pregnant)

Pigs

  • 1 Yorkshire barrow (butcher)
  • 1 Yorkshire boar (breeding)
  • 4 Yorkshire sows (pregnant)

Chickens

  • 80 Rhode Island Red Hens (growing)
  • 10 Rhode Island Red Roosters (growing)
  • 16 Plymouth Rock Hens (laying)
  • 1 Plymouth Rock Rooster (breeding)

Equine

  • 17yo quarter horse (“Crystal”, recreation)
  • 11 yo Percheron gelding (“Jake”, work, recreation)
  • 13 yo Percheron gelding (“Elwood”, work, recreation)
  • 3 yo donkey (utility, recreation)
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One Response to Farm Status

  1. Celine says:

    Looking forward to reading about all of those offspring in a few months!

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