15th Jan
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Preparing for growing season

The funny thing about winter time is the fact that I always make the mistake of thinking it’s when I’ll be able to catch up on farm projects. I say to myself, I say, “Self! With the cooler weather and no plants in the ground to tend, it’ll be easy to get that barn roof […]

13th Dec
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Building a better hog house

For the last ten months or so, our two Yorkshire hogs had been living on an acre pasture, after they ceremoniously defeated our neglected garden earlier in the year. Since then, we’ve butchered one and the other got lonely so she escaped under some field fence to go play with the donkeys. We originally put […]