We’ve used the same homemade brooder box for years. Simple construction, rugged components, lots of space for lots of little chickens. What’s not to like? Follow the link for construction details, and a link to a video showing our little brood enjoying their space.
How cool is it that a 16 year old boy wants to do something to surprise his mom, even when that something involves manual labor? Pretty cool, indeed.
Once we applied mulch to the pathway leading from our back deck toward the barn, I was curious to see how rain would affect it. We went days without rainfall, but then “the bottom fell out.” As I headed toward the back door to check on the mulch, I wondered what I’d find.
What do you get when you cross a new nasal antihistamine, 36 hours of no sleep, and an iPhone? Follow the link and find out! 😉
I have a terrible confession to make: every winter since we moved here has caught me with not enough firewood on hand to last through the cold. But listen up, world: “Ain’t gonna happen again! Woo hoo!” Read on after the jump (it’ll be cathartic for me, really), and scroll to the bottom for a […]
I bet you thought you needed concrete in order to set a corner post. Yeah, we used to think that too, until “Mr. Stump” taught us a trick we’ve used over and over again, saving time and money. Follow the link for details and a link to the very first instructional YouTube video from Alderman […]