American Blue Rabbits are growing in popularity. Find our more about this heritage breed and whether we will sell any.
Homesteading & Country Life
Sometimes taking the steps to keep your chickens safe includes a “haircut” of sorts. Learn how to clip a chicken’s wings. This morning as I did my chores here on the homestead, I glanced over at the chickens and notice something amiss. Two of my younger hens were up on top of the run. Moments…
Getting started canning? The first thing you need to know, is how to properly sterilize your jars.
In the garden, I am using something unusual as a mulch: Crimson Clover. See how this experiment is going and how I am using the plant as a living mulch.
We had to take measures to protect our hens from some brutal roosters.
What tasks do you each day? Each week? Other times? Here’s a basic run-down of what it takes to keep chickens.
There comes a time when a mama hen and the chicks need to part ways. How do you know when?
At times, there can been unseen dangers on the homestead. Watch and see one that we discovered recently, and why it is important to be cautious.
What do you do with an egg-eating chicken? Steps to take for preventing or stopping chickens from eating eggs.
Get ready for canning season now. In this episode I share some of the tools I use for canning, and how to make sure you are ready to “put up” all of your summer produce.