We are lucky enough to have a very large barn. We want to utilize it for our animals, but we haven’t had time to clean it out properly yet. Instead of spending time (& money) on another shelter, we improvised using a few things we had laying around. If you’re looking for a way to […]
When we started raising the rabbits a little over a year ago we had high hopes of being able to graze them in rabbit “tractors” in our backyard. Our yard is about 1/2 an acre where we could move them around so we were just certain it would work. Turned out it was quite a […]
Have you ever failed at anything? Of course you have! And so have I. Check out this post to read a little more about on of my recent homestead fails.
Many backyard chicken flock owners start wondering about expanding their flocks to include other types of poultry – namely turkey, geese, and ducks. One of the easiest birds to integrate into a chicken flock is for some, the turkey.
With an endless assortment of children and animals living under one roof, there was always some absurd crisis that gave comic relief to my problems. Sally Jessy Raphael
After spending a few minutes browsing the internet for ideas on how to house your backyard birds, you’ll probably find that there are an unlimited number of options. Our backyard homestead is just half an acre, and we are very mindful of the fact that it would be easy to mismanage the space to the […]