Creature Comforts

Need some ideas on what to do with all your time these days? Here are a few places I've been enjoying and learning from lately. Click their photo to head directly to their site. Bluprint Bluprint, normally a subscription service, is offering all of their online classes (the videos) for free through the 16th of …

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Lessons from Historical Agriculture: #4 – Th. Jefferson Ag

The accuracy of historical information relies on first-person documentation. I read a quote attributed to Thomas Jefferson... “Cultivators of the earth are the most valuable citizens. They are the most vigorous, the most independent, the most virtuous, and they are tied to their country and wedded to its liberty and interests by the most lasting bonds.” …

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Faulty vacuum pump likely caused by…

Frequently, frustrated cow owners contact us because their vacuum pump does not work. Initially, they often think their milking machine is at fault, but two primary causes both lie within the realm of the milk vacuum pump: 1. Moisture Trap (aka - Catch Jar or Overflow Trap) - A "safety catch" container that comes after …

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