NASCAR Chickens vs. Heritage Breeds – Butchering Day

We finally got all the broilers slaughtered, processed and delivered.  We only a little over 50 broilers this year, and …

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Drought: a photo tour

Well it looks like we may actually get some rain this evening or tomorrow.  The weather report says 30%-40% chance, …

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The Pitfalls of Animal Feed

In the past few days I came across a few posts that I’ve mentally bookmarked as case-studies in how farming …

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Future Farm? – the Offer

I took a little trip up to Minnesota this weekend with my folks, and had a look at a farm.  …

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Weather report: Crispy

Yep, the USDA showed us at a moderate drought level last week. On Friday, however, we got upgraded to Severe …

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Farm Rap

So it would appear that there is a burgeoning new genre of music; Farm Rap. The first entry into this …

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Future Farm? – Red Wing

So this tour is a bit second-hand. You see, my wife and parents went up to Minnesota without me in …

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Future Farm – The Wish List

So since we’ve been looking at farms recently, it would probably help if I go ahead and define exactly what …

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