Nettoyage des étables

Stall cleaning

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Was hard for me at beginning : I hurt my back and had allergic reactions to the stalls. Got better afterwards.

Nourir les chevres

Feeding the goats

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with Alfalfa, several times per day.

Promener les chevres

Taking the goats for a walk

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and rewarding them with Apple treats.

Donner beaucoup d'amour aux chevres

Giving goats lots of love

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Traire les chevres

Milking the goats

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Got the hang of it but v-e-r-y s-l-o-w-l-y.

Faire du fromage

Cheese making

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We would mix herbs, pepper or blueberries with the "chevre".

Ramasser les oeufs

Egg collecting

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Tyra Banks, the brooding hen. Only 2 eggs per day...time to replace that hen! So we went to the farm store (where potential son-in-law Donny works).

Baby-chick-sitting

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La construction de leur petite maison m'a permis de toucher un peu a la charpenterie.

The building of their coop gave me a little introduction to carpentry.

S'occuper du potager

Gardening

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Tresser les oignons

Onion braiding

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Tellement d'oignons que j'ai fait une Pissaladiere (mui bueno).

Faire des conserves de betteraves

Beet canning

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Et d'autres choses comme arracher les mauvaises herbes (beaucoup), tuer les mouches (beauuuucoup).....

And other things, like weeding (a lot), swatting flies (a LOT).......