As a companion to our “Why Ducks Might NOT Be Right For You”, one eloquent reader tells us exactly why ducks are the best kept secret on the homestead. Are they right for you? Find out!
It doesn’t take a huge area to raise at least a portion of your own grass-fed meat. We have come up with a system that (with any luck) will result in two lambs worth of meat in our freezer come fall. There were definitely pros and cons to consider before jumping into this project. We […]
Quail are lovely little creatures and their eggs are so delicate and elegant. We kept Quail for a year but had to throw in the towel and admit defeat. It just didn’t work out. Most people have great success with raising Quail and this story is not written to deter you. This is a story […]