Frosty Morning Visit

Frosty Morning Visit

These three strolled through just as the sun was coming up in the east while the moon was setting in the west. Nice start to another beautiful day.

‘Lefty’ And Friends Are Back

‘Lefty’ And Friends Are Back

On January 15 some bulls wandered through with one unusual specimen. This evening he was back with seven of his friends. His left antler hasn’t dropped yet, it’s just very small.

Let The Shedding Begin

Let The Shedding Begin

This may be the smallest antler we’ve ever found out here in our 36+ years on The Orchard Compound. But it’s a sure sign the deer and elk are shedding their winter attire and spring is close at hand. Can’t come soon enough.

Lesson In Tractor

Lesson In Tractor

Teaching our 15-year-old grandson how to operate a tractor. Clutch, throttle, PTO, etc. Lots to learn…for both of us.