Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Chickens, Chickens, everywhere

It is amazing how addictive poultry can be.

You all out there who have a flock, you know what I mean, right?

So many breeds, so few around here! Darn!

So we, the whole farming crew, drove out past Lexington, Kentucky with
gas prices sky high, doing something very unfrugal, to buy Blue Laced Red Wyandotte Exhibition/Breed Quality stock.

This gives us quality
Blue Laced Red Wyandottes in blue, black and splash
Black Copper Marans
Ameraucanas in Wheaten and Blue Wheaten
Welsummers and

Stay tuned for upcoming blogs on:

My new volunteer position as Weston A. Price's 
area chapter leader

On Organics "Government Hype?"

Goat kid care and milking, etc

Goat Milk Soap Making 

and more!



Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, and look well to thy herds. For riches are not for ever: and doth the crown endure to every generation? The hay appeareth, and the tender grass sheweth itself, and herbs of the mountains are gathered. The lambs are for thy clothing, and the goats are the price of the field. And thou shalt have goats' milk enough for thy food, for the food of thy household, and for the maintenance for thy maidens

- Proverbs 27:23-27

"I know of no pursuit in which more real and important services can be rendered to any country than by improving its agriculture, its breed of useful animals, and other branches of a husbandman's cares."

- George Washington