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Wonder what Petunia has been up to? - Friday, April 23rd 2010 6:19 PM
     We had a fella stop by to ask about pigs.  So  I walked them around to take a look and explained I wouldn't have any for another 4-6 months...
Green - Friday, April 23rd 2010 5:45 PM
     I'm so glad to see green everywhere even though it means more work.  The green weeds are filling up the landscape, green grass needs to be trimmed,...
Crazy ole General the Peacock - Monday, April 19th 2010 10:04 PM
Ok.....So Mrs Pate is in town and decides that the Patefarm truck needs a bath.   She runs over to the Goo Goo car wash and then the guys there go to work..... scrub...
BAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA! It's twin lambs! - Friday, April 16th 2010 5:49 PM
      Babe LaLa our resident ewe pronounced twins upon Pate Farms last last. Two little ram lambs are trotting and baaing behind their mom in the front...
The Earth Yells.......Plant ME! - Friday, April 9th 2010 11:16 AM
      I just couldn't resist the big tomato plants outside of the Wiggly Pig the other day when I ran in for some grits and a loaf of bread.  I...
Spring is here! - Friday, April 9th 2010 10:49 AM
      ... I don't know what's going on with the fox family this week... but hopefully he's moved to a new territory or found some spring game and is...
How the fox escaped.....The REAL story - Sunday, March 21st 2010 7:07 PM
“Honey will you please go catch us a nice fat turkey for dinner” cooed Mrs Fox.  “The kids are looking a little thin after onion soup for a week straight” “No...
The Trap - Sunday, March 21st 2010 11:35 AM
     Farmer Pate mulled over the fox issue all day. Early in the evening before the light of the sun was hidden, he hiked into the pine thicket to look for...
The Early Bird gets Eaten... - Saturday, March 20th 2010 8:56 AM
      You've heard the saying the early bird gets the worm... well here on the farm it's changed a bit.  The early bird gets eaten!  Mr. Fox...
A Sad Day on the Farm - Saturday, March 6th 2010 8:29 PM
    There has been a bright moon shining as March has blown in here at the farm.  This led to the coyotes attacking once again taking out another 3...
March Winds Blowing - Wednesday, March 3rd 2010 8:06 PM
     March has arrived and hopefully spring will be around the corner.  I never did take the looking for spring pictures down... so now I'm still...
Winter Wonderland has Arrived - Friday, February 12th 2010 4:28 PM
     The air is filled with giant white snowflakes floating to the ground by the millions... Everything has been dusted white.  Sitting nice and cozy by...
2010... - Saturday, January 30th 2010 3:09 PM
I was just looking back at the spring pictures from 2009 and thinking that I should update my pictures on the blog to 2010 pics... we have 10 new kids in the goat yard...
It has been cold and wet!!!! - Monday, January 25th 2010 9:58 AM
You would think that we would have more time to post on the blog with it being such a wet and muddy winter.   Not to mention cold!   But we have not...
Mery Christmas 2009 - Friday, December 25th 2009 6:10 PM
     Merry Christmas to all from Pate Farms!   We've had a wonderful year and many many blessings.  The rain has gotten us a bit down lately...
T'wis the day after Thanksgiving - Friday, November 27th 2009 12:02 PM
    It's the day after Thanksgiving... and we are so thankful to spend some time with family.  The goats are still escaping... The piggies can't wait for...
Farm updates... - Monday, October 26th 2009 4:51 PM
    Boy this year is going by so fast... I've been a bit lazy about blogging lately.  So what's happening around the farm.  Well the new batch of baby...
Another Saturday... - Saturday, September 19th 2009 9:39 AM
I just love Saturday mornings...what if everyday was Saturday?....but then would I appreciate it as much.  It's been noisy here this morning.  Wild Bill is tied up...
Quiet Saturday Morninings... - Saturday, September 5th 2009 9:57 AM
      It's a quiet morning...just soft "maaing" from the goat yard, and a few clucks out side the back door...fall is just around the corner and the...
kid update... - Friday, August 28th 2009 5:05 PM
      ...still no baby goats...still waiting...for kids!     I was feeling discouraged because I didn't have a baby goat to bring for g...
Waiting.... - Thursday, August 27th 2009 3:51 PM
    Waiting for little goats to arrive... 3 big momma goats...no little baby goats...and it's g week...guess we'll have the three billy goats gruff story without...
Horsing around... - Saturday, August 22nd 2009 1:21 PM
     It's a lovely Saturday here in Georgia today.  Pleasant weather after scattered showers all week and humidity that you could cut with a...
Spot goes to school for a story... - Friday, August 21st 2009 1:41 PM
      When you are a kindergarten teacher and you have a farm...it's just natural to want to share a little bit of it with the kids at school.  The...
Catching a Swarm - Friday, August 21st 2009 10:20 AM
    A fellow over in Ladonia had called about a swarm of bees in his yard... they had made a hive in a screech owl box he had in his yard.  They didn't...
Second Cups of Coffee - Saturday, August 15th 2009 6:59 AM
     Saturday mornings are great for second cups of coffee...  Nice cool breeze coming in through the window...  Sunny skies trickle in the...