July 26, 2020

Merry Christmas in July!

During these ever-changing times, we hope that all of our neighbors and customers are safe and healthy! We are halfway to the most wonderful time of the year, and here at Friendly Acres, we have no intention of letting COVID-19 prevent us from s...

November 14, 2018

Well folks, you asked, we listened!

New this year, our all-natural, grass fed beef is now available for purchase by the pound on site. 

 After many requests and inquiries in past years, Friendly Acres is ecstatic to announce the availability of our fresh beef for p...


After dinner the whole family Ian, Max, Jake and I went down for night check....we welcomed a new heifer into the barn(#9).....With no human help...Thank goodness!

All the calves are healthy and eating well. BB (Big bull calf, aka breached calf) is eating well and h...

#7B, #8B

Wheeewwww what a start to the day!​

Last night at calving night check, I found one of the ladies in labor. Dad checked on her at 4:00am...No calf.

I checked on her at 5:30....No calf. So after dropping the boys off at daycare and school, I came back and put the...

#5H, #6B

Two more this morning!

These old ladies are just popping these calves out while eating their breakfast! Maybe it's the crazy temperature changes!!
Max has been going to the barn before bedtime and checking for new calves. Even Jake did a 2:00am calf check with...

#1H, #2B, #3H, #4B


First calves of the season.....All born within 48 hours, no complications or human help.....Lots more to come!


Thanks Megan for all the updates, keep em' coming! 

Never want to miss an update of the 2017 Calving Chronicl...

January 1, 2017

Happy New Year to all of our wonderful customers, friends and family! We wouldn't have had this wonderful year without you!! 

Remember to keep posting photos of your trees on our Facebook or Instagram page to be entered into the drawing for next year's tree FREE! 

We wis...

November 28, 2016

Happy Monday!

Hopefully everyone had a happy Thanksgiving filled with food, family and fun! We know we sure did.

As you may know, Thanksgiving weekend is traditionally our opening weekend for the Christmas tree season, and boy, was it one to remember. On Saturday alone,...