With predators being common in our area, we needed to get aggressive in our chicken protection plan…for us, the only solution was electrification.
We’ve been encountering a lot of obstacles on the homestead recently, but attitude has everything to do with overcoming them!
More changes to the homestead. More trees, more flowers, more wood chips, and fencing!
I am so excited to share all of the things that we are currently working on here, that I don’t know where to begin! It’s going to be such a crazy year with so many, many changes to come 🙂 I’m not sure how much we are going to be able to accomplish this year,… Continue reading A Changing Landscape
Last winter, we had to make the hard decision to take our barn down. It was a hard call to have to make, but after carefully considering all of the options, we knew it was the right call.
Black walnuts have a bit of a bad reputation, not for their taste, but for the amount of work it takes to harvest them, the stain they can leave behind, and because the nuts grow new trees very easily ( a problem for some, not for others). This fall, we decided to put their taste… Continue reading Harvesting Black Walnuts