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The Farm in Winter

By Posted in - Farm Happenings on February 26th, 2015 0 Comments IMG_0112

Una, our Karakachan livestock guardian dog has fun playing in the snow!

The daily routine changes in winter, and the ice and snow make chores a little interesting, but the farm does …

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Prepping the Garden

By Posted in - Farm Happenings on February 23rd, 2015 0 Comments FullSizeRender

The animals can be wonderful helpers in the garden. (They can also be terribly destructive, but that’s for another day.) Earlier this month, we moved the laying hens into the garden to do …

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Time for Guineas

By Posted in - Farm Happenings on February 15th, 2015 0 Comments IMG_9894

Our new brooder house got finished up just in time for its first occupants–guinea keets. We use guinea fowl as the primary insect control in our vegetable garden, as well as for eggs, …

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