Livestock

Raising livestock in your area.

Dog on the Run

Farmers have an issue in common with small towns and large cities.  Stray dogs running lose without proper supervision by their owners.  In communities and countrysides all over the world people have come to blows with neighbors over stray dogs.…

Birds, Birds, and MORE Birds!

By cindy With our ducks and chickens getting older and pretty much on auto-pilot, we are ready to add to our flocks.  I wanted some pretty birds, so I ordered several chickens just to look at.  The pretty birds we…

H7N9 is Over; New Discoveries About the Bird Flu

The H7N9 (Bird Flu) virus is a concern, although none has been reported in the United States.  World Health Organization Director-General Dr. Margaret Chan stated the H7N9 outbreak is over.  No new cases are being reported in China.  Dr. Chan said, “At…

The Snake Dance

In this part of the country, there is no “cold” season where snakes hide underground until spring time.  Not at all.  Snakes can be seen year around if you know where to look.  Sure, there are a few cold days,…