This month, we've been busy getting bees ready for winter. Read on to see how a small apiary prepares its bees get ready for the tough months ahead.
Heritage breeds connect us with our past and often can bring a farm a variety of benefits.
By Alyssa Craft
In this post we'll share the solution we've found for our off grid gravity fed water system. Easy and cost-effective, it's a winner for us and our property!
Having already made the decision to leave our all-consuming, consuming-all lifestyle, now the trick was to sell our house during the worst recession since the Great Depression and get out of dodge.
Growing and raising your own food and sharing it with neighbors.
Everyone likes a tasty chicken, but how about what happens during the time between the clucking, feathered bird and the freezer? Here’s a dignified look at a poultry processing day on our farm, feathers and all.
In my previous post, I discussed several points comparing the relative benefits of using incubators for hatching chicks vs. doing things the natural way - that is, assigning the job to a broody. Today I am going to cover some more factors influencing the chicken owner's decision on this matter.
A monthly guide and to-do list applying permaculture through the seasons with Wild Abundance.
From classroom to hive, two days of expert training designed to get the burgeoning beekeeper in business.LEARN MORE