Well I Never Thought We’d Have To Do THIS!

Well I Never Thought We’d Have To Do THIS!

You have to be prepared to handle emergencies on the homestead! Sometimes they involve people but often they involve animals.  Learn how to give shots, treat wounds, do an episiotomy for an animal struggling during birth, how to turn babies, pull babies, castrate,...
Do This and Never Buy Chicks Again!

Do This and Never Buy Chicks Again!

Chicks are expensive.  At our local farm store they are $4 to $7  each – more for specialty breeds. If I drive about 30 miles there is a much larger farm store with many varieties at $3 each  but you have to buy 6 minimum…not usually a problem for me! ...
Till the Cows Come Home…#2

Till the Cows Come Home…#2

Have you ever heard that expression “I’ll love you till the cows come home”?  Know why they say that?  Because the cows don’t EVER come home.  Let me repeat that…if you don’t go get them…. they.never.come.home! Many years ago we had a neighbor...