Guest Post: The Rabbit Tractor

For hundreds of years homesteaders have faced unique challenges.¬† They have overcome them along the way by helping one another and sharing ideas. In a time when many have the “mine, mine, mine” mindset,¬†homesteaders are still thriving in small towns and...

Well, Do We Have Baby Rabbits?

So, let’s see… it’s been 43 days since we bred our rabbit, well over the 28-32 day gestation period. Any sign of baby bunnies hopping around? Nope. No bunnies. Any chance she still might surprise us? Nope. I don’t think so. Yeah, it’s a...

How To Breed Rabbits

A while back we got a female Rex-mix rabbit for free (pictured on the right). Rex’s are meat rabbits, though they aren’t the most desirable of the meat rabbit breeds. The plan was to breed her and start raising our own rabbits for meat. Fortunately for us,...