SDFU celebrates Edmunds County ranch family
February 17, 2021
By Lura Roti for S.D. Farmers Union
Stephanie Jung used to schedule kidding for after the New Year. Then, the purebred Boer goat breeder realized if she moved the date back a few weeks, she and her husband, John, would have some help.
"Any smart mother would schedule kidding around Christmas break when she has two, two-legged kids to help her," explains the Edmunds County rancher.
Stephanie's sons, Kale, 18, and Jacob, 12, are experienced and enjoy the work. "I like being outside and helping," Jacob says.
In addition to helping out with farm chores, both boys raise show animals. Kale shows...