I had pretty much written Luke Bryan out of my country music playlist. It's not that I didn't like some of his stuff, it's pretty catchy, but like all the other "bros" of bro-country, the cliché "country life" crap was starting to get on my nerves. Then I got excited. I saw he had a… Continue reading Hello, I’m Right Here!
This weekend Ruby Branch Farms had the honor of being a stop on the Simpson County Twilight Farm tour, and man was that fun...even though I thought I was going to throw up before the bus got there. I'm not sure why in the world I was nervous. I'm one of those freaks that loves… Continue reading Pansies and Cow Poses
We are so excited to be starting another year at Ruby Branch Farms and we are ready to give you all a sneak-peak of what you will be seeing at the farm this year! The first thing you'll notice is "The Bin". We were able to recycle this old bin from our grain farming operation and utilize… Continue reading This Year at Ruby Branch Farms
There are a lot of awesome things going on in my little world right now that I feel the need to share with the blogosphere. My precious little 4-H horse judging team WON STATE CONTEST this week. I'm so proud of them! That earns our team invitations to compete at Southern Regional's in Perry, Georgia,… Continue reading Awesome Things
On Sunday (4/3/16) Delilah 4.0 made his appearance into the world. He is by a Hereford bull and out of the most amazingly beautiful and wonderful Corriente cow in the world... Delilah, of course. I had been doing "baby checks" 4 times a day for over 2 weeks and had decided that Delilah was never… Continue reading Happy Birthday, Sal
"Forget about the machine! Just save the beans!" That's probably not something that a firefighter hears very often. But once the firefighters got to the scene of our combine fire, that's exactly what they heard from ScubaSteve. In a matter of minutes the combine had exploded into a blazing inferno, burning the soybean stubble all… Continue reading Just Save the Beans!
On September 12th, 2015 it finally happened. MyFarmer and I officially opened Ruby Branch Farms for business. It was the most satisfying/terrifying/glorifying/I'mgonnathrowup-ifying day of my life. We were up with the sun and had everything ready at 8:00am. Bring on the customers! 9:00am came and went, no customers. 9:30am, not one. MyFarmer got tired of me nervously fidgeting around almost in tears,… Continue reading Welcome to Ruby Branch Farms