Adventures with the new Boar

We’ve had a few lady-pigs for a little while now, but with only a cursory knowledge of biology, I was …

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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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Hammer fail

We were pretty happy with our newfangled Propane Hammer postdriver.  Our big steel drill-pipe fenceposts were going in well, but …

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Organic at what price?

Hey there folks, just a quick post today, It’s my last day at home with Callina and the new baby …

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Mystery predator still at large

So we’re down from 18-19 layers to about 8 as of this evening. The parents have been away visiting my …

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Sumthin’ been eatin my chickens!

As you may remember from earlier the little broiler chicks are now in their new field pen. Unfortunately, something has …

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Incubator Intrigue

So today is time for the second round of chicks to hatch.  So far, it’s not looking that great. There …

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Pride goes before a fall

Drat. I was so proud of my homemade incubator. I built it over the course of 2 weeks and saved …

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