Small Scale Egg Packing

It’s still winter here but the days are getting longer, which means that the chickens are kicking the egg-laying into …

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Keep Free-Range Legal (.com)

We’ve launched another website to quarter all of the FDA-free-range-egg-nonsense: KeepFreeRangeLegal.com Please excuse it’s unfinished state. It’s just a little …

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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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The SE Menace

So I went to this little UMN Extension workshop today, Producing and Selling Eggs and Poultry.” There were a number …

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Nestboxes

My little baby chicks are growing up! One of the Rhode Island Red roosters has started to really feel his …

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Farm Paperwork 2

I got a big manilla envelope in the mail today from the Minnesota Department of Agriculture.  Turns out they sent …

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Candling Eggs

It’s been 8 days since the eggs went into the incubator, so it’s time to candle them. Candling is the …

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DIY Incubator…Take 2.

Had a lovely evening working on the incubator.  My new digital thermostat finally arrived and boy, is it ever a …

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