A farmers’ market is likely coming to a field or open parking lot near you — if there isn’t already one operating nearby. Farmers’ markets continue to thrive and expand as people increasingly realize the benefits of supporting local farmers and artisans. If you haven’t explored one of […]
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.
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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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With so many labels out there – such as organic, natural, humane, GMO-free, and more – it can be hard to tell what you’re really buying – and why it matters.