Learn basic sheep and goat tending. See varying fencing options for your own herd, and how and what they need for optimal health. See which type of goats would work best for your needs. Play, walk and mill about the working farm. Fix a fence. Find endangered species. Restore your soul as you play in the mud and play with our crew!
For 13 years our mixed herd organically rejuvenates years of overgrazing on our family farm. Medicinal herbs and rizomes are planted strategically, protected species are flourishing and gentle pasture management with sheep, goats and horses, help keep our family farm open for wildlife. DOE RAM ME specifically breeds Karakul, the oldest domesticated sheep in the world, mixed breed goats for meat, personal dairy consumption while our herd rejuvenates the land and soil. Our horses guard them. The Indomitable Spirit of the horse that gives us silly humans wings to fly tether us to the vibrational heartbeat of the our mother : earth. Come restore your soul with a walkabout and love on our furry friends. ALOHA.
See our fields, forests, deer trails, the last few originating springs that feed Little Ivy Creek before they dry up from all the encroaching development and wells. Help clean up BELLABEAUCOUR BARN. Spend a couple hours being a Sherpa.Herder.Shepard.
Hat, tick deterrent, boots, fresh carrots!
Get your boots and come on out with a open heart : let the goats nuzzle you and give you back rubs with their horns. Listen for galloping hooves from our equine friends, chirping birds and dancing trees.
Dance with the does & walk with the herd