Farm Name: Happy As Acres. (HAA)
Year Farm Established: 2011
Location: Albion, IA
Years I’ve been farming: 4 years
Animals I raise: Goats.....will be purchasing meat goats in spring to sell. Also have several chickens that are raised free range, except they go to bed at night in the chicken house, also have 4 ducks ......sell eggs from both. Chicken eggs are big brown ones and duck are even bigger white and all feed to all my animals is organic
Crops I grow: Just a very big garden that is split up for our kids and us so each of us can grow what we want. We even trade and barter with each other and sell any excess at farmers market.
Hobbies I enjoy: Cross Stitch, painting, crocheting, canning, making jams, playing with grandsons.
Club/Associations memberships: None so far
The proudest moment on my farm: Helping triplet dwarf goats be born
Pets: 1goat, 1 mini jackass (hence the name of acreage); 1 horse, 4 dogs, 2 cats
Farm Motto: Happy As Acres... ...where even the animals are smiling.