I’m back in the saddle

I'm sure all of you are wondering what the heck was going on with me. After all, I missed a few blogs. Well, my "health issue" was a bleeding ulcer. No, I'm not stressed,...

Our turkey hens have new nest boxes

Last year we had trouble with hatching turkey poults. Too many hens would try laying and sitting in the same nest box; eggs would get broken and the eggs would chill and no babies...

Well, Minnesota is due to go into lockdown Friday morning

We knew it was coming since Michigan and Wisconsin ended up doing that recently as the Covid-19 virus increased in strength. So we sold packages of seeds to a local fellow who wanted to...

Health issues

Jackie called me yesterday afternoon. She didn't want you all to worry if you don't see a blog from her this week. She is having a little medical issue (not COVID-19!), and will be...

A good-hearted homesteader desperately needs your help

I'm not a person who ever asks for serious help for myself. But here goes: Our wonderful apprentice, Alisha, lives in northern Wisconsin with her boyfriend, Pete. Last year he was at work and...