Connie

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Do I HAVE to Have a Rooster? • The Prairie Homestead

If you are new to the idea of keeping chickens, then you may be wondering what purpose a rooster serves–other than waking you up at 5 am by crowing …

8 Ways to Use Chickens in the Garden

<i>I’m honored to have Justin Rhodes from Abundant Permaculture guest posting today. Justin is a wealth of information when it comes to sustainable</i> …

Fall Decorations Are Natural Chicken Dewormers

We’ve been keeping chickens for quite a few years now, and have never had any issues with them having internal parasites, even though we don’t use …

DIY Healthy Suet Cakes for Your Chickens (and other birds too)

<b>By Leigh -</b><p>As most of you know, my birds generally free range from sunup to sundown every day. The other day my husband hurried into the house to tell …

The Blessings of Old Fashioned Work ~ Part Four

<i>“If this country is ever demoralized,</i><i>it will come from trying to live without work.”</i> <i>~ Abraham Lincoln</i><br>Besides the brilliant sense of accomplishment, …

How Much Do Chickens Cost? - Countryside Network

Everyone is looking for a bargain, and raising chickens for eggs is the second rung on the homesteading ladder. The first is growing your own …

11 Reasons to Keep Backyard Chickens - Urban Farm

Need a good reason to bite the bullet and build the backyard coop? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.<p>By Deborah Niemann<p>It seems like everyone these …

Superb tutorial from Marisa of Food in Jars on canning apple pie filling. Weekend project? http://foodinjars.com/2013/10/spiced-apple-pie-filling/

Canning 101 ~ Step by Step Procedures

So, you gathered all the supplies to "can like crazy" this summer... You have your jars, boiling-water canner and you purchased the canning kit. Your …

A golden master-key!

Today's Puritan AUDIO Devotional:<p><b>Spurgeon's 'EVENING by EVENING' for August 22</b> <br>LISTEN to audio! READ text Download audio (3 minutes)<br>You will find it …