by Teresa Tumminia Summer brings a daily bounty of fresh produce to our family farm. Among our favorites are tri-colored bush beans, with their purple, yellow, and green treasures tucked away under large leafy umbrellas. Our bean and potato salad can be put together in no time at […]
As market season kicks into high gear, farm stands beckon shoppers with signs: Local! Organic! Natural! No Spray! Sustainable! Organic is defined by strict federal standards. But what do these other claims really mean, and which are worthy of support?
Using herbs and edible flowers, along with some natural supplements, you can keep your flock healthy relatively easily and very inexpensively and thereby avoid vet visits, antibiotics and medications.
It’s our 3rd annual chicken issue!
We’re choosing 3 “clucky” winners!! Here are the rules: Follow HomeAndGardenNJ on Instagram Follow FreshEggsDaily on Instagram Tag 3 friends in your “flock” that would also love our pages Subscribe to HomeAndGardenNJ.com – it’s easy, just enter your email in the “Subscribe” box at the bottom the page. […]
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Egg Color, Average Eggs per Year, Temperament, Preferred Climate
Use this handy list for a healthy, clean coop.
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