Mint is good for humans and chickens! Read this blog for all things mint!
In this post get tips for hard boiling farm fresh eggs and two recipes to make with them!
Chickens love the produce that they receive during the summer months. From the fresh cucumbers, to the tomatoes, peppers, green beans, and even the sunflowers. There is so many advantages to everything that we grow that we always grow enough for our chickens as well! No food goes wasted on our homestead. What isn’t sold,… Continue reading Produce for Chickens
Recipes for homemade concord grape juice and jelly!
On our homestead we try to live as natural as possible, and that means we grow our vegetables as natural as possible and raise our animals as naturally as possible. We choose breeds and varieties that meet our needs for this natural lifestyle. We also grow things naturally, not in an artificial way at all.… Continue reading All About Natural Tomatoes
5 Fun Facts: 1. Eggs contain choline which is necessary for healthy cell membranes in the body. Choline stimulates brain development and function and helps preserving memory. 2. An egg shell has as many as 17,000 pores over its surface 3. A whole egg is about 3 tablespoons worth of liquid, the egg yolk measures… Continue reading Fun Fact Friday August 3
Wow have we ever been busy here! We have chickens of various sizes from babies through laying hens…and well lets face it, once you have so many chickens how do you keep count of them all? We have 24 ducks which are a fun addition. The gardens are planted and growing really great! So far… Continue reading Homesteading in June