I believe that many breeders make the mistake of thinking that every bull calf born out of good parents will make a quality herd sire. That swapping their bull calf for another’s bull calf will fix or ensure genetic diversity. Make no mistake about it; Continue reading What do I look for in a herd bull . . . ?
The Family Cow Development Most of the customers that come to Falster Farm are looking for a cow that they can work with in the development of their own small – family farm. Sustainability is a aspect of their desire Continue reading The Homestead Cow
There is a notion in reformed theology that a good cattleman is “thinking God’s thoughts after him.” And today was one of them – only it was a good cattlewoman: Nancy Gail Falster. Nancy volunteered to come help me deliver Continue reading Surprise, Surprise
Sharing is Farm Caring – Sustainable Farming at its core. Visitors to our Sustainable Farm in East Texas will frequently set at our dining room table. Of course we share our meals, planning session, entertain prospective buyers of our mini Continue reading Sharing the Falster’s Farm Table
The Falster’s were primary speakers at the 2nd annual “Living From The Ground Up” conference on sustainable farming.