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Bear Damage

In our area of the Rockies we have black bears.  Human acclimated black bears.  We have several generations of bears that live off of humans and count on them for their food.   1,303 more words


Meat Supply

The chicken video does show a chicken bleeding out (but not being killed) if that sort of thing bothers you.

Yesterday we butchered 25 of our meat chickens. 434 more words



We’ve got a chicken problem.  Too many chickens for the small chicken house.  As the young poults and roo grew they expected to take spots on the two tiny roosts already occupied by the older hens.  218 more words


Tante Martha

I am privileged. The people I work with, are too. We have an exciting, challenging job. We deal with things which maybe in one months will be on the title page of the business journal as business event of the month. 288 more words


August FMQ Challenge - option 1

Just in time I’ve completed the August Free Motion Quilting Challenge hosted by Darlene at QuiltshopGal This months guest tutor was Angela Walters who’s been an inspiration to me for some time and really helped me gain confidence. 249 more words


Green tomato rescue....

Another lesson learned the hard way. Who knew chickens loved tomatoes?

The hens spent weeks strolling the garden, only eating the bugs. It was great. Natural bug control! 192 more words