Fence of Steel!

While we did manage to finally get the cows out on pasture in spite of the uncooperative weather, we still …

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Do you feel like Chicken tonight?

The wait is finally over! The first batch of chickens is back from the processor, and boy to they look …

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New Arrivals

It’s been a long day, most of it spent on the road.  I just got back at 9:00pm. I took …

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Tree Swallow Chicks!

It seems like eons ago that we installed the first few Tree Swallow houses on our new farm.  That was …

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Turkeys, Chicks, and Babies, Oh My!

Is it too soon to think about Thanksgiving? If so, we sure didn’t notice.  We just got our shipment of …

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Chicken Fort

The chicken fort awaits its new occupants. Tomorrow we ought to be awash in tiny peeping baby chicks and turkeys …

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Know when to fold ’em

The unrelenting rain of the past month has claimed it’s first victim. Our garden. We gave it our best effort, …

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Big pig farms sticking it to the little guys

Well, the days are getting longer, the to-do list is getting longer, and the blog posts are getting shorter.  There’s …

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Wind ahead

The forecast is calling for 60-100mph winds tonight after midnight. I drove a few posts to hold down the chicken …

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Chicken Tracks

I noticed something a bit peculiar when I went out to move the new chicken pen onto fresh grass this …

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