Too often, livestock animals are considered the enemies of a good garden, but different animals bring different benefits to a growing space.
Chickens are great for the beginning farmer, but consider all four of these birds when establishing a world of poultry on the new farm.
Want a hard-working bird with adventurous flair? Guinea fowl aren’t ideal for urban farms, but they can be valuable additions on larger acreage.
There are a number of good reasons for keeping goats beyond dairy and meat. From goat yoga to brush clearing, caprine creatures bring a lot to the farm.
Ducks make excellent additions to small farms, so long as you get the right duck breed for your needs. Here are some common ducks and their best uses.
Constant access to clean, cool water as well as shade and the right kind of snacks are crucial to getting your geese and ducks through hot weather.