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east coast redhead looking to move west  RSS feed

 
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Farming is easy. so is raising horses
 
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how far west is "west enough"?

We have a 40acre place in s.e. Oklahoma mnts. doing our best to become self sufficient, I am a very young 51 yo man, have a 20 yo daughter here, and a 17yo son.

5'10" 175 toned lbs.
 
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that is kind of south west do you have horses
 
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we have a paint gelding, and a young mammoth white jenny. they are new additions, ex got the horses and donkeys we had. I got the children !

we have wild deer in our pasture daily.
 
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Mountains or Desert?
 
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Hello Rena,

I read a post on another thread indicating you were 35yo and healthy. Same age here. Have you yet managed to move west, or are you still hanging around here on the east coast? And where, exactly?

Cheers!

Matthew N., southern transplant
 
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Farming is never easy. Horses are a lot of work if you care for them the right way. I am watching out corn crop wither away. The beans are not to far behind. Tough choices. Farming is easy if you have an other income stream. Then you can pay for help. Still, it is never easy if done the right way.

The rewards are not money.
 
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