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Part 1 A journey of 1000 miles

begins really late on a saturday afternoon after all of the chores are done. I think I will write this catch up post in two parts since I have 4 weeks of egg stats to post and there is a … Continue reading

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Just the stats

Building the duck house, and culling chickens, and cleaning up the tree limbs after the microburst takes a whole lot longer than I thought it would. So just the stats for this past week. For the week of 9/14/2014 thru … Continue reading

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Too busy, so two weeks in one post

Last week I was expecting my parents to arrive on Sunday. They got here on Saturday afternoon. I am glad we had more time to catch up on what they’ve been up to for the past month. However, having company … Continue reading

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Where has the summer gone?

Many thing mark the end of summer for me, the start of school, the harvest of wheat or potatoes, the start of the state fair.

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Late again, what can I say? Here’s the stats.

First the Egg count for the week of 8/17/2014 thru 8/23/2014 Collected – 54 Sold – 0 Cartons filled – 4 First off even though the cooler weather has made the chickens lazy, I still have way too many eggs … Continue reading

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Slow healing and sprouted fodder part 2

I think I mentioned in the last post that I had pulled my left hamstring muscle when I slipped in the mud and wet grass. Well in order to heal completely I need to stay off of the leg and … Continue reading

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Agro-tourism at its finest

SO, this past week was very interesting. I had been talking to a friend and told him that if he needed eggs or just wanted to bring his kids out to meet the animals to just come on out!

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End (start)of the month

So, I forgot to write this last night. Late again. This week I was able to get a bit more done on the next incarnation of the duck house.

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Progress at last

First a rant about the food bank. Our church puts on a community breakfast once a month. Free to anyone who wishes to eat. In order to provide for all who want need a free meal part of the food comes … Continue reading

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In the heat of the day

So, this week we have had some higher temperatures, high 80’s to upper 90’s. I think we even had a day this past week that broke 100 degrees. Of course with the heat of the summer we also tend to … Continue reading

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