Our family braved the chest high stinging nettle, poison ivy, and mosquitos this past Sunday after church to trudge deep into the Nebraska forest and harvest Paw Paws. What is a Pawpaw? The pawpaw is a tropical-like fruit native to the forest fringes of the Midwest and parts of the South. The fruit looks a little … Continue reading Paw Paw- North American Mango
Thank you to everyone who came out this spring and loved on our babies. Many of you braved the chilly, rainy days and even snuggled the little ones in your jackets. On behalf of all of them and their mommas, thank you for your love. Enjoy this clip and we will see each of you … Continue reading Love for baby goats!
Military spouses are known by those that have and do serve, as the foundation for a strong military family. This foundation allows the service member to focus on the task-at-hand, to accomplish the mission. The military spouse provides the glue and often the energy to keep the family moving forward; pets and kids wrangled during … Continue reading Military Spouse Appreciation Day, Friday May 12th 2017
https://youtu.be/P9GsDRBkMM0 Thank you everyone who participated in our Rent-a-Chick educational program this year. You did such a good job taking care of our baby chicks and they are continuing to grow strong and healthy. I hope you enjoy this short video of some of the outstanding chick mom and dads. Can't wait to have you … Continue reading Thank You Chick Families
The Story of Our Logo We are often asked how we came up with our logo, specifically what the significance of the Bear is. Most connect the Bear with Barreras, which undoubtedly fits the bill and is easy to associate the image of the Bear with our family name. But for us the Bear has … Continue reading New Face
Babies are being born and I am trying to be patient waiting for the other cute, long legged, noisy little ones to arrive. Our family is so excited to share the opportunity with all of you to come and feed, pet, snuggle and hold these amazing little creatures. I'm hoping for warmer weather so we … Continue reading Goats & Kids? or….Kids and Kids?
Rent a pair of baby chicks for 2 weeks. They come with a box to live, feed, and instructions. At the end of 2 weeks, return them to the farm to live with the other chickens in our flock. When you return your chicks, you will receive a certificate for a dozen eggs, which your … Continue reading Fall 2016 Rent-A-Chick