Even before we moved from the city to our new homestead in the Missouri Ozarks, we made plans to get a couple of barn cats for rodent patrol. Overall, we were excited to have some outside cats. As time passed and we began making progress on setting up our homestead, our opinion about the cats […]
If you have livestock, you may want to deworm them every spring and summer. It’s easy to do and better for the health of your animals. Here’s a recipe for a homemade herbal dewormer – it will be cheaper than buying deworming medicines at the store. It doesn’t have any chemicals in it, which is exactly what […]
Integrating critters can be risky business! This will teach you how to turn your farm dog from a chicken killer to a chicken lover, even with a high prey drive!
But, in the winter is a bit different. Where I currently live, the winters can be bitter cold. Sub zero wind-chills for 8-12 weeks straight. That gets mighty cold for a cat. Here’s some tips on how to keep outdoor cats warm in the winter.
Since starting this blog, I have received numerous opportunities to branch out and try new things. I was invited to participate in a gardening blog series this summer with some very talented ladies. I also co-host a weekly blog hop with some of the best home renovators and tablescapers out there. I’ve also been running […]
Last week we brought home Stanley, our new Livestock Guardian Dog puppy. We decided on a Livestock Guardian dog for our flock last year, after thinking about the best ways to protect our goats and poultry on our new, rural farm.