Raising Chickens for Eggs

by Kathy Bernier 0

  The popularity of keeping chickens is undergoing a dramatic resurgence since the turn of the twenty-first century.  Laying hens are making appearances in astonishing…

Homestead Besieged!

by Betty Taylor 0

  Modern homesteading is difficult.  Rabbits love tender garden sprouts; every wild thing loves a good chicken dinner; and neighbors sometimes spew pesticides and herbicides…

  It’s autumn and Romeo smells like he just peed all over himself... which he has... for the umpteenth time.  The usually-white hair of his…

The life of a modern day homesteader is consumed with planning and projects.  Whether it’s beehive construction, mending broken fence-posts, or stocking the pond, the…