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The Family Cow - The Dumbest Best Idea

The Family Cow - The Dumbest Best Idea

For most of my life, I thought that a milk cow was the dumbest of ideas. New facts from reading a pile of books, buying a cow, milking her and drinking...

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The Family Cow - The Dumbest Best Idea

For most of my life, I thought that a milk cow was the dumbest of ideas. New facts from reading a pile of books, buying a cow, milking her and drinking...

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Mid Winter from Farmcraft

Mid Winter from Farmcraft

It's late-January and now there is no pasture. It’s covered in 18” of snow. So the hens are in the hoop house on 12” of mulch bedding. They’re staying warm,...

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Mid Winter from Farmcraft

It's late-January and now there is no pasture. It’s covered in 18” of snow. So the hens are in the hoop house on 12” of mulch bedding. They’re staying warm,...

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April '23 Farmcraft Happenings

April '23 Farmcraft Happenings

PS (pre-script, in case you don’t make it to the post-script). Farm Party May 20. There are still 15 tickets available. Put it on the calendar and buy your tickets...

April '23 Farmcraft Happenings

PS (pre-script, in case you don’t make it to the post-script). Farm Party May 20. There are still 15 tickets available. Put it on the calendar and buy your tickets...

Photo by Jo-Anne McArthur on Unsplash

Why Are Eggs So Dang Expensive!?

“Why are eggs so dang expensive!?” Refrain heard at every street corner, every belly-up and every family gathering, January 2023 Photo by Jo-Anne McArthur on Unsplash.  I don’t know why...

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Why Are Eggs So Dang Expensive!?

“Why are eggs so dang expensive!?” Refrain heard at every street corner, every belly-up and every family gathering, January 2023 Photo by Jo-Anne McArthur on Unsplash.  I don’t know why...

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The Hoop House & The 2022 Hen Drive

The Hoop House & The 2022 Hen Drive

A long saga culminated in the 2022 Hen Drive. I was the only one who saw it. But I filmed it, so now through the magical mystery of Instagram, it's...

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The Hoop House & The 2022 Hen Drive

A long saga culminated in the 2022 Hen Drive. I was the only one who saw it. But I filmed it, so now through the magical mystery of Instagram, it's...

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How Big is a Chicken? Ideal Size for Our Farm and Your Kitchen

How Big is a Chicken? Ideal Size for Our Farm a...

Okay friends, welcome back to the world of pasture-based farming. This time, we would like your feedback, please! We would like to know what size chickens you prefer.  If you...

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How Big is a Chicken? Ideal Size for Our Farm a...

Okay friends, welcome back to the world of pasture-based farming. This time, we would like your feedback, please! We would like to know what size chickens you prefer.  If you...

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