The squeaky wheel may get the oil, but the one that’s on fire really get your attention!
Specifically when your drum roller locks up on your dryer. It is especially attention-getting when it smells like it’s burning…
The first time you give an animal a shot you will be nervous and probably suck at it.
Ask me how I know this…
This, and the previous Country Wisdom posts could use some explanation. I’ll do a post about it next.
If you’ve never given an animal an injection you will once you become a rancher. Your live stock might not be the first ones to get the shot either!
A chicken can apparently hold up to 8 full-sized eggs in her body without exploding.
This is probably not true. All I can tell you for sure is, I came out to get eggs after missing what I thought was only a day and found this chicken sitting on 8 of them. I’ve never seen them lay more than one or two a day since then.
Anything with (repost) in the title comes from the old blog. As I move Double Portion content over here you’ll see this.
I have decided that living on the Double Portion Ranch is going to produce a blessing of country knowledge and hopefully wisdom upon myself and Mrs. G. Given that, I just can’t help but share you know…
When an Emu bites your ear, it hurts!
… ask me how I know this.