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The Chicken Tender

Way back when we were beginning farmers in 2011, we rarely rose with the chickens. We took to shutting the windows at night so we wouldn’t hear our roosters crow at dawn, and even strategically placed the coop away from … Continue reading

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Chick Infirmary

Poor Amir. He’s been doing all the heavy lifting around here the last couple of days, and tending to not one, but three gimpy chicks (myself included.) The straw that broke this camel’s back was, well, hay actually. I was … Continue reading

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Bad fences make good neighbors

When my husband and I were first toying with the idea of starting some sort of agriculturally-based enterprise and brainstorming names for it, we played around with the idea of Good Neighbors. Because we would like to be them. While … Continue reading

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