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!
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
Building the Chicken Coop: We built the coop starting in December 2015 and finished around the end of January due to the weather and Zach’s work schedule. I briefly discussed the chicken coop in my blog post Reusing Old Materials To Make Something New We picked a spot for the chicken coop that was mostly… Continue reading Chicken Coop
We have been diligently feeding our pigs and they are getting much larger! They sure do sprout like weeds. As we fed the pigs their usual feed that we mix from grain that we grew on the farm, we also gave them a treat. Their treat was bread. They gobbled it right up! It’s… Continue reading Pigs!!!