10 Creative Protein Sources for Chickens

 To Help You Save Money on Chicken Feed The bugs, grass, and pretty much all signs of life disappear for five months out of the year. Sometimes chicken feed, even the best feed, just doesn’t cut it. And if you free-range your chickens, you know that your feed costs go way up when the temperature […] Read more »

The Basics of Beekeeping for New Beekeepers

New Beekeepers: Learn the basics of keeping bees and harvesting honey. By Cherie Langlois Basic beekeeping doesn’t require huge amounts of money, time or space, and it can be done just about any place where flowers bloom. If like to drizzle amber honey on your morning toast or into green tea, you might want to […] Read more »

Bees and When to Harvest Honey

Time to change when we harvest honey, what we feed bees–old ways, a new paradigm. Great Article from    http://www.hobbyfarms.com/crops-and-gardening/harvest-honey-new-way.aspx    I might need to rethink how I do things when I get bees. By Tom Meade Don’t Honey bees eat honey? If they have honey, they eat it. Trouble is many American beekeepers take […] Read more »