A comprehensive Pro vs Con list of whether or not incubating eggs is right for our homestead.
An introduction to the chicks we added to our flock March 2019.
A recap for the months of January and February of 2019 at Gillis Gardens, LLC.
The ten breeds of laying hens we are investing in this year.
The first step in branding our small business
Homestead Goals for 2019
The end of year reckoning- how well did we do accomplishing our goals?
This was a summer of firsts- and one of the most important ones was our first time raising our own chickens for meat. We went big, raising enough for not just our expanding family for a whole year, but also raising a years worth for my parents. We are very excited about how the whole…
I’m an extremely inactive member of a lot of homesteading related forums & social media groups. I lurk, some might say, rarely posting anything more then comments offering bits of my limited wisdoms. One thing I see people posting a lot of is heat related ills and woes. Especially this last summer with record breaking…