Raising Peanut

July 5, 2017

We hope to see you at Tribeca GalleryCafe, 401 E. Main Street in Watertown on Saturday July 15 from 10:00 - Noon.  We'll talk about Peanut, the book, and show off some of Laura's hand-knitted garments.  Stop in to pick up your new copy, have yours signed or just have a...

June 17, 2017

David Kier is a great shearer and does a fantastic job, and is so gentle with our flock.  Here is Peanut (being quite mellow)

being sheared, what a difference having all that wool off.

June 11, 2017

A great day at the Goebel's farm shearing their flock.  Laura and I got our original ewes from Kate and Don, including Peanut's mom.  So the story really began right here!

June 8, 2017

Peanut's getting sheared on Monday but these two young ladies are helping her "relieve the itch", check out her reaction.

May 28, 2017

Peanut somehow figured out when she was very little that by sticking her head through the fence there was longer and much more grass available.  She's still at it!

May 19, 2017

Our publisher tells us that we're ahead of schedule and we can expect Peanut of Blind Faith Farm to be in our hands by June 5. We're looking forward to getting the first batch of orders sent, so thank you!

May 14, 2017

Peanut celebrating the morning with her Mom.  They still hang together!!  Happy Mother's Day from Blind Faith Farm to all Moms out there, we hope you have a grand day.

May 4, 2017

A spring ritual at Blind Faith is getting the pastures ready for grazing, which means getting all the sheep temporarily moved to their early spring home - our lawn!  It's win-win-win.  The sheep fertilize the lawn, the pastures have a chance to grow, and I get a reprie...

May 1, 2017

Welcome to Blind Faith Farm!  This is our first post to the new site so thank you for visiting.  We are excited about the launch of our new book Peanut of Blind Faith Farm, on July 1, 2017. 

What’s happening now:   Spring brings a lot of changes to the farm.  The b...

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