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Working Ranch - November/December 2017

Busy & Blessed Family photo by the corral. but we love it and we pray that the Lord continues to allow us to do it for many more years. 12-Day Journal of Christy Flanagan SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2017 My father-in-law, Wayne, would have been 68 today. Up early this morning and getting the semi loaded with round hay to haul about three hours west of here for a neighbor. As soon as we get Craig’s truck loaded and strapped down, he heads out and I start checking our spring calving cows. As soon as I have everything checked and accounted for, then I put out mineral and mix a batch of feed for the yearlings we have at the house. We had over 20 new babies today; it was a good day. Craig got home early evening. We quit early and got cleaned up to go see my brother and his wife and my nephew Koen. I hate to miss a chance to hold the baby. On the way home from Denison, we had a neighbor call with a cow out, so we stopped and helped them get her back up on the way home. Time to hit the sack for tonight MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27 I got up at 5 a.m. this morning to fi x a cinnamon roll casserole for my son’s teachers. Craig spent most of the morning on the phone taking bids from cattle buyers for our calves. We’ve got 240 head of 7 weights ready to ship. I checked all the spring calvers while Craig was dealing with the buyers. Then it’s time to mix another batch of feed. While I’m doing that, 68 I WORKING RANCH I NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2017


Working Ranch - November/December 2017
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