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greenbeast

  • Joined Jul 2014
First dairy cow
« on: December 23, 2016, 10:48:25 pm »
My good lady bought me a lovely little Jersey heifer calf for Christmas, with a couple of boys for company


angie

  • Joined Jul 2016
Re: First dairy cow
« Reply #1 on: December 24, 2016, 01:26:22 am »
 :) :excited:

Rosemary

  • Joined Oct 2007
  • Barry, Angus, Scotland
    • The Accidental Smallholder
Re: First dairy cow
« Reply #2 on: December 24, 2016, 08:33:22 am »
 :hugcow: :thumbsup:

Sbom

  • Joined Jul 2012
  • Staffordshire
Re: First dairy cow
« Reply #3 on: December 24, 2016, 08:40:12 am »
Fab present!!

BrimwoodFarm

  • Joined May 2016
    • Brimwood Farm
    • Facebook
Re: First dairy cow
« Reply #4 on: December 24, 2016, 11:13:19 am »
Brilliant!!! She's gorgeous. Very happy for you.....tinged with a little jealousy.  ;)

greenbeast

  • Joined Jul 2014
Re: First dairy cow
« Reply #5 on: December 24, 2016, 11:45:45 am »
I'm very chuffed. She did find an adult but not a well handled one. Might as well suffer the wait to adulthood to raise her well.

Rosemary

  • Joined Oct 2007
  • Barry, Angus, Scotland
    • The Accidental Smallholder
Re: First dairy cow
« Reply #6 on: December 24, 2016, 04:48:21 pm »
I'm very chuffed. She did find an adult but not a well handled one. Might as well suffer the wait to adulthood to raise her well.

A sound decision, IMHO, and the time will flt past.

Jullienne

  • Joined Apr 2016
Re: First dairy cow
« Reply #7 on: December 26, 2016, 10:22:52 pm »
aww she looks beautiful. I hope you do well with her!  :thumbsup:  :)
boast not yourself of tomorrow; for you know not what a day may bring forth. Let another man praise you, and not your own mouth; a stranger, and not your own lips. proverbs 27 verses 1-2.

Beeducked

  • Joined Jan 2012
Re: First dairy cow
« Reply #8 on: December 30, 2016, 09:23:42 pm »
Very jealous! She looks lovely and I am sure the time will pass quickly.


greenbeast

  • Joined Jul 2014
Re: First dairy cow
« Reply #9 on: December 31, 2016, 10:17:44 pm »




Alex_

  • Joined Jul 2016
Re: First dairy cow
« Reply #10 on: January 03, 2017, 10:52:16 am »
Looks amazing.

How did she wrap it and get it under the tree  ;D

greenbeast

  • Joined Jul 2014
Re: First dairy cow
« Reply #11 on: January 03, 2017, 02:35:24 pm »
she didn't! she copped out and took me to the farm to get her  ;D

 

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