BLUE CREEK DAIRY FARM

Farming

Fencing Project

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Just finished a major fencing project! Read More...

Farm Truck Sonnet

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Farm Truck: A Love Sonnet Read More...

"New" Milk Tank

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Another milk tank for our farm! Read More...

Pastures

Our pastures are coming in wonderful this year!
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Agrobiodiversity

I am taking a quite interesting class in agroecology at WSU. It focuses on the interconnections between agricultural production and the ecosystem to increase sustainability through a better understanding of these relationships and inputs/outputs. It has made me understand more about how to place our farm in our local ecosystem and how to have nature work for us instead of against us! Always so much to learn!
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Here is an essay I had to write that chose an agroecological concept to improve sustainability in U.S. agriculture with two suggestions on how to make it come to pass: Read More...

Young & Beginning Farmer Conf.

Our visit to Spokane included a conference!
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Spokane & Farm Visit

In February we visited Spokane for about two weeks to see family, go to the Ag Expo, visit friends, and line up summer projects for the farm.
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Farming: Hay Rake

Our “newest” piece of equipment...
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WSU Internship

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Started my WSU internship! Read More...

First crop!

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Just got the final figures on our first crop! Read More...

Farming: 2012 Drought


Amazing map of the US 2012 Drought!1108121244 Read More...

Farming: WSU Organic Ag Certificate

Virginia has started yet another educational pursuit!
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Farming: Windmill Award

Windmill wins prize at Spokane Interstate Fair!
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Farming: Ag Expo

Attended the 2012 Spokane Ag Expo!
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Farming: Eastern WA AG Museum

Visited the Eastern Washington Agricultural Museum:
http://www.co.garfield.wa.us/eastern_washington_agricultural_museum
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