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Long Whiskers

Have you noticed that kittens have a full set of really long whiskers.

Not like us older cats, our whiskers all torn and shortened with time. 433 more words


Farmers in Focus: Oogie McGuire of Desert Weyr Sheep Farm

Perched high above Paonia on Garvin Mesa, Oogie and Ken McGuire raise a flock of grass-fed Black Welsh Mountain sheep on the pasture beneath the family’s heritage apple orchard. 720 more words

Farmers In Focus

As the trees grow

Every year I plant as many trees as i can buy or grow or find.

And one thing I have noticed about the mornings is how loud it is with bird song this year.   714 more words


Rootz - Fairhope's new Nutrition Kitchen is giving people what they want and need

Tony Tkac is a medical professional who truly understands the process of disease. On a daily basis he specializes in emergency medicine and witnesses how diet and lifestyle contribute to one’s health. 565 more words


Blueberry Cherry Gummies

I am a big fan of bone broth but when summer hits drinking a cup of hot broth doesn’t sound that great to me so I look to gelatin when summer hits. 204 more words

The Tale of the Short, Complicated, but Meaningful Lives of Meat Ducks at the reLuxe Ranch

Tuesday and Wednesday, of this week, were duck slaughter and processing days for us. Unfortunately, due to some incubation challenges (to be shared shortly in a separate post), this first round of ducks, were born in California at Metzer Farms on March 27th.  2,159 more words

Hot Chooks

The last two days have risen up into the 90’s here.  Hot summer days. 

For me the weather is lovely, for the animals and birds hot weather is a trial. 376 more words