Monthly Archives: June 2015

Rain, sun, rain

Boy, the weather can't seem to make up its mind lately. We get a big thunderstorm and the next day the sun's out. Then...

One of our hen turkeys hatched out … chicks

Yep, that's right, chicks, not poults (baby turkeys). It seems Mama turkey found a nest of chicken eggs and decided to sit on them...

In between rains, work continues

We've been having a lot of rain lately, with a few sunny days stuck between them, thank goodness. Will pounded 104 T-posts in the...

Q and A: free-ranging pigs, canned pinto beans, and sunless strawberries

Free-ranging pigs I remember you telling about a pig that spent the winter free and that it did very well. I wonder what kind of...

We had sad news

Our friend, Linda, who helped cook at our homestead seminars passed away recently and suddenly due to undiagnosed cancer. Her service brought tears to...