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  1. Cattle
    So my wife and I got a dairy cow dropped in our laps a week ago for free. She is an ayershire. Before we got her she had a calf 4 years ago and the people we got her from have not milked her but her calf has been nursing since then. We got her exactly a week ago but have not milked her. My wife...
  2. Cattle
    Hello! I am looking to purchase 2 or 3 Jersey Or Guernsey Cows in North Carolina. If they are crossed with holstein, that's fine. Just looking for Some family millers, I'd really love some that will take extra calves too.
  3. Homesteading Questions
    After much research we have decided that the Belfair would be ideal for our small 11 acre homestead. The problem is I'm finding it damn near impossible to find any for sale, much less for sale near me. (South Georgia) Do y'all know of any for sale or why they are so hard to find? They seem...
  4. Cattle
    We just received our new milking machine! And we can’t get any suction! The instructions we less then helpful. We kinda know what we are doing from using milking machines a couple times in the past but it’s been a long time. We checked all the lines and everything seams sealed up fine? Any ideas...
  5. Homesteading Questions
    My 3 year old Jersey cow had her calf 5 days ago. I have been leaving mama and baby together the whole time and bringing mom in first thing in the morning to milk. She has one quarter that’s damaged from previous owners not handling a bad case of mastitis. I am only getting 2 quarts a day out of...
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