Every day seems to be the same for me-- wake up, 10 minutes to get ready (as long as no one else wakes up early!), 4 kids ready for breakfast, the little one needs a diaper change, lunches made for school and work, tackle the never-ending laundry and dish mountains, animal chores, someone needs a… Continue reading Taking the Time…
We recently went through the process of loading all 1300 pigs out of our nursery barn, and moved them to a finishing barn. In our nursery barn, we receive piglets that have been weaned from their moms’ at about 18 days of age and weighing about 15 pounds. They grow in our barn for 8… Continue reading Loading Out Pigs
It's Friday afternoon and you're trying to finish up work for the day. Your stomach growls so loud you subtly look around to be sure no one noticed. As you glance up at the clock you wonder, "What time is it, anyway?" 3:11. Gee, already this hungry and still a few more hours!? You can't… Continue reading The Family Business
Meet Krista, farm daughter, farm wife, and farm mom. She's the creator and manager of RHORI and a contributing author.