So much has taken place in the last week at HiBar Ranch. Here is a collection of black and white photographs that capture life on the farm. Wow. When I look at the photographs I have taken over the last week and a half I am moved by the beauty of this farm. It brings … Continue reading A Week At The Farm In Black & White (Photography)
I wanted to share some of the lovely photography that we've captured on the farm yesterday. Why? It's beautiful number one. But, number two is because I had an interesting conversation with our feed supplier yesterday, the AgCo-op here in Maryville Tennessee. I asked, "how's business with the whole corona virus thing going on?" Now, … Continue reading FARM LIFE ~ A Beautiful Life (Farm Photography) @ HiBar Ranch
by Lori Davis of HiBar Ranch, Author of Celebrating Rural Living, Poetry About Life On The Farm. Thanks to Ben Sound for the beautiful soundtrack that supports this mixed media expression of art.
Deep down, in the DNA, I am weathered; Wind whipped and weather worn, like my saddle. Dry and parched, sun bleached and frost weary, My limbs succumb to the ways of this farm. Heavy loads, hay laden, warming heart beats of newborns in my arms. These arms, these hands, so blistered, Wind whipped and weather … Continue reading Etched In My Bones Is The Life Of A Cowgirl (Poem)
So far this lambing and kidding season all has gone quite well. I had to briefly bring one baby kid goat into the house but she is back out with her mom and also taking a bottle. However, on Sunday morning (yesterday) when I went out to the barn, one of my first time mothers … Continue reading Weak Lamb Doing Better – Farm Updates