Merry Christmas 2015

Christmas is here again, and another year has come and gone already! Thank you for taking the time to browse the information and resources we dug up this year.  We’re already looking forward to getting back into things next year with fresh posts, resources, quotes, and more. Looking for a little bit of reading over…

Chincoteague

The origin of the feral ponies on Assateague Island off the coast of Virginia is a subject that has sparked a great deal of debate among horse lovers.  While some have suggested that Spanish horses were abandoned on the island by pirates or Indians, there are two main theories. According to the United States Fish…

5 Homemade Gifts From the Farm

There’s nothing like a homemade gift to warm someone’s heart at Christmas. The time and love put into a handcrafted present make it special. If you enjoy country living, you have an excellent opportunity to make and grow gifts that will touch others. Need some inspiration? Consider these ideas: Heirloom seeds. If you raise and…

Belgian

While it would be hard to point to concrete evidence that connects the Belgian draft horse with the Great Horse of the medieval knights, it is a fact that the modern breed originated right in the middle of the ancient charger’s homeland.  The Great Horse probably lent its blood to several indigenous types of work…