Category Archives: Livestock

Info about Sprouted Oats (for birds & other livestock)

I have been studying ways to feed the chickens and even the other livestock animals that we have.  Here is some info (written many years ago) that is available regarding Sprouting Oats (or feeding Fodder as it is now called). … Continue reading

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Pros & Cons of Hoop Coops – 2

2nd portion – showing how I did some blocking of the sides/back of the hoop coop to protect some bantams.

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Pros & Cons of Hoop Coops

I wrote this up in response to a ? posted in Backyard Chickens.

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DLM – 3

another post by myself to the original post on DLM with ducks.

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DLM – 2

Here is a continuation of my thoughts with pictures of our hoop coop floors.  I posted this originally in Backyard Chickens.

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DLM

A post to Backyard Chickens regarding my take on DLM.

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The story behind The GIRLS – farm cats

In 2015 – so, we “needed” more cats! 

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The story behind The BOYS – barn cats

We had a litter born to a calico barn cat that was 3 orange males, 1 orange and white male & 1 grey white male.  They were born in one of our small, tow behind the lawn mower trailers – … Continue reading

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