Category Archives: FARMING

Rotational Grazing vs. Continuous Grazing

We rotate our cows around the pasture here at Ramsay Hill.  This is the most economic and healthy way to raise animals. So what do I mean by rotate?  Let me start with a couple definitions. There are two broad … Continue reading

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Rain and Rotating

Here at Ramsay Hill we rotate our cows every day.  By rotate I mean the cows are moved to fresh grass each day.  This is called rotational grazing.  The acreage is divided up by internal fencing into one acre paddocks … Continue reading

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City Girl Meets Double-Wide

This post is inspired by real life events and good friends that encourage me to write about them so that others can laugh at/with me. In 28 days we are loading up all we own into a U-Haul and watching … Continue reading

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Ramsay Hill’s Best of 2013 – in pictures

As we usher in a new year, we look back in reflection and thanks.  2013 was a year of much learning and we look forward to putting all of that knowledge into motion as we exchange city life for rural … Continue reading

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Thomas Jefferson on Agriculture

We best know Thomas Jefferson as one of the Founding Fathers of our nation & the principle author of the Declaration of Independence.  But aside from his political career, he was a farmer and outspoken on the importance of the … Continue reading

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Chickens and The Gospel

  We’ve been learning a lot about chickens lately here in the Ramsay house.  Fascinating creatures.  They are omnivores, so their systems were designed to break down things that could be harmful to cows (like fly larvae).  For this reason, … Continue reading

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Grass-Fed Beef

We are leaving the world of coffee and venturing into the world of cows.  As we sell Well Coffee Roasters (the coffee roasting company I’ve been operating for the last 4 years) to prepare for our new venture in grass-fed … Continue reading

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