Keeping your flock safe from the elements of winter’s fury is a prime concern for most backyard chicken enthusiasts. But with just a few simple tips, it’s actually quite simple to keep your chickens happy and safe through the cold winter months. Chickens
All in all – this has been somewhat of a mild winter season so far at our little farm in central Ohio – especially when compared to last years extreme cold and heavy snowfalls that seemed to drag winter on forever.
As the last of the leaves turn and begin to fall to the ground – one thing is for sure – Winter is just around the corner! And with that in mind – we will spend this weekend getting the
The chill of Fall is definitely upon us here in Ohio – and unfortunately – that means Ol’ Man Winter is right around the corner. Besides clearing out the garden and getting the cover crops in – fall is also
The seed trays in the indoor seed stand are filled with our starter soil and are ready to be planted. The new chicken coop framework is complete and lays stored in the garage, waiting to be built. The design for
It’s been a long time coming – but Old Man Winter finally arrived at the farm this past week. Although not amounting to more than a few inches of snow and some howling wind , the farm finally saw some