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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Evolution of a chicken feeder

We’ve been searching for a good chicken feeder solution while the chickens are out on pasture.  Sure, we’ve been using …

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Big Wheels Keep On Turnin’

We’re not quite done with our first market season with the new (to us) display freezer and we’re completely in …

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Turkeys: take two

Earlier this month, against our better judgement we got a few turkeys.  We’ve been (understandably) gun-shy about getting more turkeys …

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Spring Farrowing 2015

Today we pretty much finished up all the action around our spring farrowing.  We ear-notched, castrated and weighed all the …

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Baby Pigs!

Well after a year or so of raising pigs we finally had our first successful farrowing on the farm! Trixie, …

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Chicken Pen Changes

We aim to try to learn from our mistakes. So in that spirit, I present you a few little tweaks …

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Brooding Chicks

So with it being spring we decided to get started with raising some meat chickens.  We thought we’d get a …

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Hover Brooder Mod

A few weeks ago when I was getting ready for the new chicks I made them a nice little hover …

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Chickens!

When I checked the incubator last night before bed, I thought I heard a few eggs peeping.   Sure enough, …

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