Saving Season-to-Season with Organic Gardening

If ever you stop by our house during the growing season and don’t find us milling around the pig meadow or the chicken coop, be sure to look in the garden. That’s where we can usually be found, particularly in the evening....more
@Debi-Dreams Congratulations on your new home and property! It sounds stunning - I'm imagining ... more

Saving Season-to-Season with Organic Gardening

If ever you stop by our house during the growing season and don’t find us milling around the pig meadow or the chicken coop, be sure to look in the garden. That’s where we can usually be found, particularly in the evening....more
@Inthiswonderfullife Ha! We have lots to fight off, too! It is a constant process to remove ... more

Saving Season-to-Season with Organic Gardening

If ever you stop by our house during the growing season and don’t find us milling around the pig meadow or the chicken coop, be sure to look in the garden. That’s where we can usually be found, particularly in the evening....more
@The_AmusingMuse Thank you! It took a number of years before I realized that it would be a lot ... more

Saving Season-to-Season with Organic Gardening

If ever you stop by our house during the growing season and don’t find us milling around the pig meadow or the chicken coop, be sure to look in the garden. That’s where we can usually be found, particularly in the evening....more
@Waffle-Wednesday I LOVE this comment! Isn't it difficult not to get excited about all of the ... more

Saving Season-to-Season with Organic Gardening

If ever you stop by our house during the growing season and don’t find us milling around the pig meadow or the chicken coop, be sure to look in the garden. That’s where we can usually be found, particularly in the evening....more
@Rita Arens Thank you, Rita! I think that's probably at least part of the draw to growing our ... more

A Story About Pig Farming

Whether or not you are one of the tens of people reading this who are considering becoming pig farmers, you may want to read this funny-but-desperate post about getting started in the pig biz:...more
 @Nobody wants to be Ethel Those are some good genes you have there, and what a great story! I'm ... more

A Story About Pig Farming

Whether or not you are one of the tens of people reading this who are considering becoming pig farmers, you may want to read this funny-but-desperate post about getting started in the pig biz:...more
 @TheBlackTortoise That is hysterical! And yet, I know just what your father meant. In a couple ... more

On Chicks Becoming Chickens, And Becoming Dinner

I feel completely out of touch with our chicks. It may have something to do with being away from home for a few days immediately after they arrived, though I suspect it may be more, well, more deliberate than that....more

Hi Virginia!

It's so funny that you say that about store-bought eggs. With our mature hens ... more

On Chicks Becoming Chickens, And Becoming Dinner

I feel completely out of touch with our chicks. It may have something to do with being away from home for a few days immediately after they arrived, though I suspect it may be more, well, more deliberate than that....more

We're going to do the same this time! We're going to keep at least two pairs for breeding. One ... more

On Chicks Becoming Chickens, And Becoming Dinner

I feel completely out of touch with our chicks. It may have something to do with being away from home for a few days immediately after they arrived, though I suspect it may be more, well, more deliberate than that....more

Hi Kelly,

Thank you for sharing this video. It is really interesting, especially to see a ... more