How to Provide
http://www.cappersfarmer.com/blogs/falcos-poultry.aspx (blog repost)
By Rachel Falco
Tags: Chickens, raising heritage breeds, Rachel Falco
Raising heritage breed chickens for meat is difficult for a farmer to gauge timing of harvest. 677 more words
1 month, 3 weeks ago
Silk Tree Farm World
I can’t tell you how many times, when asked what we do here at Silk Tree Farm, someone will say “I think what you do is great but I don’t want to meet my meat.” 916 more words
1 month, 4 weeks ago
Red Wattle Piggies!
Winona (Winnie) Wattle our Red Wattle sow farrowed this past week. She gave birth to 7 little red velvet bundles of cuteness. 182 more words
2 months, 2 weeks ago
Our new buffs are big enough now we transferred them to their permanent residence today. Soon we’ll be letting them out to free range. They grow up so fast!
2 months, 4 weeks ago
Last Spring we began our journey with our heritage breed Narragansett turkeys. We purchased our turkey chicks from Sand Hill Preservation Center. We raised them in turkey tractors making sure they had fresh grass daily. 228 more words
3 months, 1 week ago
Goats are a natural alternative to harmful herbicides and pesticides.
They are an environmentally friendly way to fertilize and clear a difficult areas of land. 296 more words
3 months, 2 weeks ago
Just got a new batch of buff orpington chicks. From our 16 blues we only got 4 hens. We have two more year old hens for a total flock of 6, which is just not enough to allow a rooster. 66 more words