Before hybrid broilers and superlayers, authors of poultry books in the early 1900s recommended some chicken breeds that are still prevalent today.
Water? Good soil? A solid barn? Sure, those are obvious. Here are several elements you might not have considered that might end up being crucial.
Investing time and money now, before you start a farm, can save a lot more time and money down the line. Here’s what you need to learn and have ready before you start.
As we create “hygge” at our farmhouse during the darkest part of the season, we’d like to extend you warmth and coziness, as well.
As snow hits the homestead, we stock our “medicine” cabinet with homemade elderberry syrup to help us navigate cold-and-flu season.
Removing invasive species isn’t what I’d call fun farm work, but the labor refreshes my spirit and leaves me hopeful for our land’s future.
An application to help track planting and maintenance records, a generator, a starter ATV and a seed planter and sower are among items our editors found.