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Thoughts from Kelln

It Happens

Posted on April 18, 2016

On occassion, it actually rains in this part of the world.  This weekend, it happened.  It started raining Saturday afternoon and kept at it until Sunday morning.  There are 2 inches in the rain gauge.  The only thing that keeps it from being a perfect rain is that it is a couple of weeks late getting here.  But, we will take it.   And with the rain, other issues happen.  Saturday evening, I was on

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English

Posted on April 15, 2016

      I might have been looking at a certain other website, that I kind of like to frequent.  It has lots of humour on it.  One of their topics was discussing the English language.  I can’t argue with the posts as it provides some definite proof that our language is plumb sideways. I haven’t seen any of his stuff in quite some time, but I always enjoyed the humour and wit of Gallagher.

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Spraddled

Posted on April 14, 2016

We’ve had a couple of sets of triplets born in the past couple of days.  Luckily only 2 of each survived.   But one thing about a lot of sets of triplets is that one or all of them will be spraddle legged for several hours.  They just can’t seem to get their legs underneath themselves.  Some of this is a result of triplets being all tucked up inside together.  Some of it may be

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Amazing

Posted on April 12, 2016

It is truly amazing at how close a yipping coyote can sound like it is sitting right on your front porch.  3:54 am this morning and I was outside with a rifle that has a light mounted on it.  I first thought the critter was in the front yard, then by the mailbox but as it turned out he was sitting down by the north pond.  They can throw that voice out there. Another amazing

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Sale Over

Posted on April 11, 2016

      The Banners and Backdrops sale is done and in the books.  Personally, I would call it a success.  Duke and I got to Perry on Friday afternoon.  We had planned on being there earlier, but it just didn’t happen.  We got setup, unloaded, fed and watered then found a hotel.  Tyke, the Gambler, Duke and I made a dash over towards Morrison to the Ring Family compound.  Eric and his brother Michael

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Friday Fun Day

Posted on April 08, 2016

No school today but plenty to do–at school and at home.  Headed to Perry to get things ready for the Banners & Backdrops Sale.  Ring’s are cooking quail tonight.  Duke and I ready to hit some bird.   Saturday will be show and sale.  There will be a really good set of goats at this event.  Not many bucks, but the quality will be top shelf.  There will be some elite wethers and doe kids.

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Thoughts on this day

Posted on April 07, 2016

Where to begin?  i know that I am behind on this blog.  My fault.  Let’s ramble. Happy birthday to a couple of cool chicks–Chesley Comstock(18) and Mindi Clark(??).  We look forward to continued great things from Chesley Comstock.  And as for DR. Mindi Clark–cheers to another birthday to my favorite daughter’s best ag teacher.  These two ladies always put me in a better mood (not that anybody could tell).  I love being around super successful

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Fires

Posted on April 06, 2016

      The winds were back with a vengeance on Tuesday.  Unfortunately, a fire got started north of Woodward.  It is still going.  Supposedly, a couple of high lines whipping in the wind sparked and started the fire.  We’ve got several friends that live near where the fires started.  One of those families is Scott and Chesley Comstock and Scott’s parents.  Luckily, they are all fine.  I do know that there has been a

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Buyers and Bidders

Posted on April 05, 2016

I enjoy watching the pshycology involved with the art of bidding during an auction.  There are lots of emotions that can happen in a short period of time during an auction.   Hoping for a miracle–This bidder has an addiction to owning a good animal, but they know that they aren’t going to get it done.  This is the type that bids at 8:05 am on an online auction and then spends the rest of

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Banners & Backdrops Sale

Posted on April 04, 2016

       There are a few high quality goats selling tonight in the online Banners & Backdrops sale.  The live version of this sale will go down this saturday, April 9, at Perry, OK.  I’ve seen several sets of goats that will be selling there.  There will be a really deep set of wethers, several top shelf doe kids, a donor quality yearling or two and at least one wicked buck prospect.    

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