Goats

There are lots of things to see at county fairs; this two-year old learns a bit about animal husbandry as she watches a goat getting milked.   At first she was puzzled and somewhat amused, but later seemed unsure of the situation.  Are you hurting her?  Is this really necessary? Perhaps PETA is in her future. … Continue reading Goats

Squirt!

One of the best exhibits at the Iowa State fair is the Children's Farm.  Kids plant the seeds, harvest the crop, take it to the market, sell it, and receive payment that they cash in for an ice cream bar on the way out. They also drive a tractor, gather eggs and milk cows; quite a … Continue reading Squirt!