Gardening with Chickens by Lisa Steele should be your go-to reference for making your chickens work in your garden, and making your garden work for
Overall we had a lovely start to the winter season with unseasonably warm temperatures, which means the chickens got to free range for a while
Little Henny was one of our original chickens, she was on the homestead for three years with us.
The name “Henny” is because we had five
Welcome to the homestead monthly, a collection of all the major events that happen on our homestead every month!
Unfortunate Surprise Honey Harvest
You may remember
Hi friends! This is where we take a look back at all that we’ve accomplished during the month, and reflect on the real-life ups and downs
You know what’s silly? Planting 60 tomato plants for 2 people.
You may remember that last year we were completely blind-sided and devastated
Living in the country on an old property with a big barn comes with a few inherent resources- like cats. People drop their unwanted pets
You Dirty Weasel
We started out the month with sadness and heartbreak, unfortunately.
If you’ve farmed for long enough, or experienced the loss of an
Giveaway now closed- thanks for entering! The winner is Holly G.
If you haven’t been oogling over Substation Paperie’s completely adorable, rustic and whimsical farming and
June was the month we officially got all of the gardens planted! We have three main garden areas this year, which is one more