For some reason, every spring, I am hit with an intense urge to buy more chicks. Right now we have 43 layers producing. I just told Preston last night that it was time to order 25 more. It’s spring! You can’t have spring without at least 25 baby chicks chirping away in the brooder! Besides,… Read More When life gives you too many eggs, make egg muffins.
Life is funny how it twists and turns to take shape in a way that you never saw coming. Growing up, I remember my Dad butchering chickens in the backyard. He would grab one, lay it on the block, one crack of the ax and it’s head was gone. Then he would drop it and grab… Read More And Now There Are Broilers
Most people start off the New Year with a lot of resolutions. We start off the New Year with a To-Do list. Typical of any homestead, there is a long line of projects that we want to check off the list this year, and we have high hopes for how many we will achieve. A… Read More A New Year In Full Swing