The cows are now happily roaming the new pasture in the Wolf forty

After a lot of hard work, Will now has the cows out on the Wolf forty, munching grass, clover, and seedling poplar trees with gusto. But to ensure they don't ever get into the...

Q and A: canning cabbage rolls and canning summer squash

Canning cabbage rolls Is it possible to can cabbage rolls and if so do you have a recipe? Also, I need to have someone to tell me in a really dumbed down way how to...

After another two inches of rain, the sun’s out and work goes on

  We were so happy to get another good rain. It came at night with a lot of thunder and lightning but no severe weather. We were worried about getting hail from the storm, but...

Life is a bowl of cherries …

Okay, maybe not some days. Take yesterday for instance. A friend gifted me with 25 pounds of wonderful sweet black cherries. As sweet cherries are not hardy here, we can't grow them, so this...

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...