Remember when I told you we thought my daughter’s pet rabbit (practice for meat rabbits here on the homestead) was pregnant? We mated the doe, and she immediately started showing signs of pregnancy, including moodiness (which is not like her), beating up the buck she usually adores, making a nest, and pulling fur to line […]
6 reasons why a pallet fence makes the best fence for small livestock! Pictures and instructions included on how the pallet fence was built.
We all run into problems on our homestead but often the toughest to deal with are livestock health issues. Here’s what we did when one of our ducks came down with a respiratory infection including what medication we used, where we got it, and how we administered it.
With so many conveniences around us, it’s easy to lose sight of where your food comes from. Here are 13 ways to connect with the food you eat.
We live in the age of GO GO GO; smart phones, social media and Google. I am not lobbying to get rid of all that, though we could use my unplugged time. But their are a few lessons that we could learn from a few generations ago that would improve our health and well being…