For me I'm all about
being and doing things different in a special way, and I'm old fashioned in the
sense of honesty, keeping my word and doing whats right.
A "blue moon" is a
rare event, as in the expression "once in a blue moon" - an
The first name that came was
Blumoon Holsteins - created 200? This was a name I created
as a late teenager, I wanted to have my own stud, to breed my own special
cows, Cows that came from my parents stud - Triann -
this added special meaning for our family - Tri - means three -
I am one of three girls/children and Ann comes from my mum -
Annette- my mum has always been the cow person she
taught me a lot of what I know - stock skills, care, compassion and love for
Blumoon means something
special, magical and rare - not your usual every day. I want always
wanted to breed/create something unique. In the Holsteins friesian and brown
Swiss this means breeding cows that have high
production, high protein, good udders, with sound confirmation.
I also want them to have a
personality, Having cows that love to have a scratch, pat or a hug or
give you a lick, this can absolutely make my day, If I'm having a bad
day, they can brighten it and make you laugh and smile.
I love and care about them! I
believe If I treat them right and look after them, that they will do
the same back to me.
There are bred to be elite athletes for their
breed, so they have to be treated
like that - extra special.