I think we have successfully penned the pig!
Free ranging your animals is great… but at times, it’s the picture of chaos!
I’m afraid I have some tough questions to face…
Totally kicking myself for not following the basic rules of bringing home a new goat!
Last weekend we were teased with a taste of Spring. The kids and I enjoyed hanging out with the animals for a while!
Here it is… the most important piece of advice I can give to those of you who are new to homesteading!!
…I pressed on the bottom of one hoof to feel for any rot. Sure enough, it was soft in the middle. “Oh no!” I thought, “Poor thing, she does have hoof rot! Now what do I do?” I called my friend for some much needed advice!
Hay or Straw? Can you tell what this is? If not, then this post is for you!
These guys crack me up!
Can chickens survive the winter? Will they freeze? Here’s what we’ve learned during our first winter having chickens.
It’s a dirty job, but somebody’s gotta do it!
Who would have thought a pig and a puppy would be such good buddies??
We collected 203 eggs in 2009… but how much did we spend to have those eggs??
These two breeds of chickens are my particular favorites…
Some days are just hard.
What you need to know about de-worming your goats.