FDA Outlaws our Eggs

Well, I’ve heard rumors of some silly new FDA regulations coming down the pipeline, and a few days ago, the …

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Chicken Coop Rehab: Part 2

So we got a bit of work done on the old chicken coop, but it needed some more help before …

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Bluebirds!

I found these little guys in one of our Tree Swallow Boxes.  I guess they didn’t realize it wasn’t a …

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The Problem with Cornish Cross

We’re raising our second, and probably last, batch of Cornish-Cross meat chickens this year. They look beautiful when they’re plucked …

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Chicken Coop Rehab

So if you’ve seen us at any of our farmers markets lately, then you probably noticed that we’re selling out …

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A Tale of Two Feed Mills

So I went to both of the local feed mills today to shop around for chicken feed. Gerkens Feed is …

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Meat Processors: Federal, State and Custom

A customer gives us some money, we give the customer some bacon. Sounds good, no? Mmmmmm. Bacon. If only it …

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Feed Bins

It’s been a month and a half since we bought a pair of them. I now consider them to be …

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Pasture Chicken Waterer

Since I’ve been making a few of them this week, I thought I’d share my method of making a pasture …

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