This month we’re introducing one of the people who keeps the farm going every day. Julia is an unsung hero who has been part of Stepaside story before the farm even existed. Did you always know you’d work with horses? No, I thought I was going to go into the medical field, but I always loved horses. I was born and… Read More
The good news is that I love our cows as much as ever. Here’s me, mugging with Sweet Pea. Sweet Pea is a teenager if I ever met one. She’s got no job. Not going to school. No calf in her either. When she’s by herself, we’re best buddies. But when she’s in a herd with the other girls, it’s,… Read More
This was a nail biter! Thanks to everyone at the track and at Stepaside Farm who made this win possible!
Letting nature take its course Having a farm means making difficult decisions. We’ve always said that our cows had to do well on their own–giving birth, raising babies, and feeding. Even though it’s a small farm, we have enough horses, cattle, and dogs around that we can’t really have any special projects. So the rule was, if the animal doesn’t… Read More
We’ll let the photos speak for themselves . . .