New Hereford Bull @ Raap Hereford Ranch

  • 02/08/2015
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Sunday News

  Yesterday the weather was gorgeous here in N.E. South Dakota. I spent the entire day cleaning up around our place. Whoever coined the phrase “there is always work to … Continue Reading →


My Farmer


Anything But Boring!

My mornings have sure become busy these past few weeks. If I am not up by six a.m., it seems as if I run behind all day. I woke up … Continue Reading →


It’s A Girl

I overslept this morning. Put on a pot of coffee, got dressed and hurried out to the barn. Nice-sized newborn calf had already been licked clean by momma, and was … Continue Reading →


Six More Weeks Of Winter

Well as most of you have already heard, Punxsutawney Pete did see his shadow yesterday, so we are looking at six more weeks of winter! Looks like I won’t beĀ putting … Continue Reading →

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Groundhog day

Today is Groundhog Day in case you need to be reminded. For those of you who are fortunate enough to live in a warmer climate than a frozen tundra, this … Continue Reading →

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No Vacancy

No we aren’t running a motel out here on the prairies of South Dakota. We do however have our barn plum full (as my Dad used to say) of expectant … Continue Reading →

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Two In One Day

  Today we welcomed two new calves to the ranch. One Hereford bull calf and one Black Baldy heifer calf. Both mommas and babies are doing just fine !


Top Contenders

I really only have three criteria for the chicks I bring home to roost. They must be cold/hardy. Even though I do supply my chicken coop with 2 heat lamps … Continue Reading →