How do you add new chickens to your existing flock while also minimizing the “drama” that goes with it.
Here’s some tips to help you out if you are just getting started or thinking of homesteading.
Make a Greenhouse, Chicken House, Rabbit House and More from this simple building made from cattle panels. Building your own cattle panel structure is easy to do and only takes a couple hours to complete.
As hot weather gets hotter, chickens can struggle to stay healthy. Help your flock thrive and survive the soaring summer temps.
American Blue Rabbits are growing in popularity. Find out more about this heritage breed.
Sterilizing canning jars is vital for successful canning. Just getting started in canning? Here’s some tips to help you out.
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?
What do you do with an egg-eating chicken? Steps to take for preventing or stopping chickens from eating eggs.
Washed or unwashed, refrigerator or pantry? What’s the best way to store farm eggs to make them last the longest?
Rabbits do fairly well in cool temperatures, but when it comes to very hot weather, you have to take extra precautions.
Why rabbits make a great addition to the homestead, and why you might want to raise them, too.
Causes and treatment of scissor or cross-beak in chickens.
A quick tip on something you need to do when you are growing tomatoes.
Don’t let lack of knowledge keep you from your homesteading dream. There are many ways to learn new (old) skills.
Every year it happens. People go to the store and they think a baby chick is the perfect Easter present for their kids. They let the kids play with them….and they die. They think, “It must not have been healthy” or “It must not have been a good breed” or any number of reasons why the chick or chicks died.
I’ve had some people wondering about how I keep my chicken coop from being stinky. There’s three keys to make it happen.
Homemade Weed Killer with Epsom salt and vinegar is simple to make – no poisons and no weeds! Let me show you how to make your own.
When you live in the country, it’s a pretty great life. However, there are some things that stink about it. Literally.