An analysis of the cost of raising chickens for eggs.
An update blog for our 2019 goals
A long update blog covering farm news for the second half of 2019
A look into our second year of raising pigs for meat on our small homestead in Maine.
5 things we did differently from before and even more goals for how we’d like to do it next year.
Just a quick photo blog- I wanted to show everyone how awesome Mariacher’s Shearing Services were. Here are some before of some very fluffy but miserable alpaca beasts… they’ve been being very naughty with their water buckets the last few days to try and beat the humidity. They arrived after supper around 5:30. They wereContinue reading “Alpaca Shearing 2019”
The first week of May was beautiful- And busy, as always. We took our kids to the circus! This was also a trip to Presque Isle which was pretty fun. We haven’t been for a year, so we went to a few different places for shopping, ate some awful takeout, and got home in timeContinue reading “Homestead Update: May 2019”
How to quickly and efficiently discourage your rhubarb plants from bolting.
The Bees Have Landed- how we installed our first package bees into our hives.