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Harvest Time

The best/busiest time of the year.  I am in awe of the farmers around us who work around the clock when it’s time to harvest.  You’ll often see them combining well past dark, headlights shining, trying to get the crop off before bad weather hits.   1,480 more words

Backyard Chickens

Pastured Piggies

August 14, 2016

As a child, I ran barefoot through the grass without a care in the world. Today, I watched my piglets and their mother foraging in the pasture, playing in the mud and eating from their dish. 354 more words

Small Farming

Back on the Homestead!

I’m back at Sparrow Hill and all is right with the world.

I got back last Sunday evening and immediately got to work the next morning.  624 more words

Backyard Chickens

First Year Plan

If you haven’t noticed yet, you will soon…. I like to have a plan. Blaine will tell that I don’t, because I never follow it which, isn’t true. 167 more words

Renovation

Primal Pastures

What They Offer: Classes and Workshops, Farm Stand, Tours

What happens when a close-knit family with a can-do attitude have a tough time finding pasture-raised chickens for sale? 298 more words

Southern California

Sows on the Move

I thought it was about time to write a post where I show you some of what we do day-to-day on the farm. Each day is different, which is part of the joy of farming. 952 more words

Moving In

I have moved the majority of my life over to the new farm, with a few important things remaining at the old farm. It feels good to get a fresh start, although it certainly is stressful and tiring. 613 more words