The trouble with keeping cows (aside from the regular, mischievous behavior of Bos Taurus such as crashing through fences, or getting into, and making a…

A croft is a smallholding (a parcel of rural land under 10 acres) that is rented from a landowner.  Crofting originated in the Highlands and…

When we first moved to our farm, we purchased two Duroc barrows for the express purpose of putting them in the freezer.  They were meat…

  Earthworms may be the easiest and most profitable "livestock" on your homestead.  I’m not necessarily talking monetary profit, though it is possible to make…