Could you live in a camper? How about with no electric? We are and here’s how it’s going so far!
Our homestead has been moving from one state to another this past month. Finally, our animals are all in the same place! See the playful, silly goats at their new property.
Having a very large brooder is a great way to raise large numbers of chicks, but even so, there comes a time when they outgrow their space. So, nothing left to do but repurpose another space, large enough to allow them to continue to grow until it’s time for them to run on the range. […]
Got slack in that old fence? Fear not – no need to replace it…who’s got money for that???? If you’ve got time and a pair of pliers, the remedy is as close as the end of your arm. After the jump, you’ll find a video demonstrating this simple technique that works on more fence types […]
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.