Raising Livestock

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Our New Ducklings

Our New Ducklings

We have a couple of new additions here on the farm.  Tractor Supply Company is currently having their "Chick Days."  I've been on the lookout for ducklings for months and this was my chance.  Tractor Supply allows you to get a minimum of two ducklings....

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Feeding Horses

Feeding Horses

In this new feeding series, I'll be discussing the diets and feeding options of animals typically found on the farm. I'll give you the various feed options and let you decide what works best for you, your animals and your farm. This week we're discussing horses, an...

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There Once Was a Turkey Named Tom

There Once Was a Turkey Named Tom

I've wanted to raise turkeys for the last couple years, but I decided to wait until we had a barn.  There are just too many predators around our farm and I need a way to lock them up at night.  Obviously, they are too big to go in and out of the hen house....

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