Winnebeggo v2.0

Well, it took us two years, but we outgrew the Winnebeggo v1.0.  Ok, we really outgrew it last year, but …

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All About Eggs; Part 3: Chicken Behavior and Other Miscellany

Since raising backyard chickens has soared in popularity, there are many blogs about chicken behavior. A lot of that is …

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Broilers: Scaling, Efficiency and Other Excuses

I wanted to believe that Joel Salatin’s chicken-raising method would work for us.  We started out with some pens we …

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Egg Season

Well, here we are on the other side of the winter solstice.  The days are just beginning to get longer …

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Pasture Doghouse

With the little Pyrenees puppies getting bigger by the day it was only a matter of time before they needed …

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O’Brien Treadaline posts

We’ve had a few O’Brien Treadaline posts since we moved to the farm back in 2012, they were left here …

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Rye & Brassicas

So after we got all finished up harvesting our barley, we decided to put the big field (17 acres) into …

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End of Summer

Hard to beleive it, but summer is coming to a close already. What have we been up to?  Well, it’s …

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This is your pasture on chickens.

Meat chickens aren’t exactly the most fun animals to raise.  Sure, they’re easy and fast, but they’re pretty gross critters, …

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Testing the Winnebeggo

As I mentioned when I finally finished building the Winnebeggo, the only thing left to do is a bit of …

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