Several people have asked about our recent arrival. Since Lexie had health issues around calving the last few times I didn’t post a big birth announcement. It is terribly awkward to have to say to people, “The calf is doing great. The cow is trying to die though!” Sort of a conversation killer. Fortunately this time she came through birth and transition with flying colors and is milking up a storm. Heifer calf Persi (short for Persied – as the meteor showers were happening the night she was born) is getting fat and sassy and all is well with the world.
Without further ado: