Chickens in a confined coop can end up living in an unpleasant dust-bowl, but allowing chickens to free-range can result in chickens getting into gardens and expose them to predators. A movable cage or “chicken tractor” is the best of both options – the chickens are safe, have access to clean grass, fresh air and […]
Our first tractor has officially arrived! Come see how it’s already making our lives easer!
We decided to try & make it through the winter with just a plow truck. Since then, we’ve had to reach for shovels because it’s decided to die! Now what? Time to buy a tractor & take a brief vacation from the farm!
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 […]
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 […]