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.
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 time…
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.
My favorite Beekeeping References as a beginning beek.
A spring update on the garlic we planted last fall
An update of our homestead happenings for April 2019
We have been toying with the possibly of ducks joining our homestead- it’s always been a thing we briefly talk about, every year standing over the little quackers in the farm stores. This year the discussion has been popping up more frequently with us leaning more and more towards yes. Here are my reasons why…