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Chicks

The chicks are here…we ordered 25 layer chicks and 25 turkeys from Murray McMurray and we just picked them up at the post office. We got 3 calls from the post office the morning they arrived. You could tell the

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Chicks

The chicks are here…we ordered 25 layer chicks and 25 turkeys from Murray McMurray and we just picked them up at the post office. We got 3 calls from the post office the morning they arrived. You could tell the

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6 little Piggies

The summer pigs are here! This year we went with the Berkshire pigs again. There’s a farm a little ways away from us that raises their pigs in an organically minded way. We’ve been going with them for the past

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6 little Piggies

The summer pigs are here! This year we went with the Berkshire pigs again. There’s a farm a little ways away from us that raises their pigs in an organically minded way. We’ve been going with them for the past

French garlic

If you’re wondering why we haven’t checked in for a while it’s because we have started our European adventure! Today we are in Odense, Denmark for our friend Melissa’s wedding. This morning right outside of our hotel there was the

French garlic

If you’re wondering why we haven’t checked in for a while it’s because we have started our European adventure! Today we are in Odense, Denmark for our friend Melissa’s wedding. This morning right outside of our hotel there was the

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Pigs and Beer

Tomorrow we’re bringing in the remaining 5 pigs to the butcher. Somewhere throughout our research we read that when you feed pigs beer right before slaughter they end up tasting better. It has something to do with keeping the pigs

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Pigs and Beer

Tomorrow we’re bringing in the remaining 5 pigs to the butcher. Somewhere throughout our research we read that when you feed pigs beer right before slaughter they end up tasting better. It has something to do with keeping the pigs

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The Turkey Coop

We actually finished the turkey coop about a month ago but we’re just getting around to writing about it. Last year we made our coop out of PVC piping. We were scared to free range them so we figured that

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The Turkey Coop

We actually finished the turkey coop about a month ago but we’re just getting around to writing about it. Last year we made our coop out of PVC piping. We were scared to free range them so we figured that

Planting the main garden.

Around mothers day we got our main garden planted. We were a little late on planting the cold hardy vegetables but the rest were right on time. In the past few years we’ve gone through an evolution of our garden

Planting the main garden.

Around mothers day we got our main garden planted. We were a little late on planting the cold hardy vegetables but the rest were right on time. In the past few years we’ve gone through an evolution of our garden

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The fox is back!

   Once or twice a year we’ll notice we lose some of our egg layer chickens. Well this morning it started again. I went out to milk the goats with Crosby and I saw what I thought was my sisters

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The fox is back!

   Once or twice a year we’ll notice we lose some of our egg layer chickens. Well this morning it started again. I went out to milk the goats with Crosby and I saw what I thought was my sisters