Blueberry Season

We picked 90 pounds this year, much better than last year’s 12.  That doesn’t include the ones we ate in the field.  If they’d weighed the kids before and after, I would have owed them quite a few more dollars. 🙂 We put 45 pounds right in the freezer, but I’ve got another 40 I […]

About Our Yogurt

In anticipation of having three cows in milk this summer, and having no place to store that much milk, and having no particular talent or skill or desire for making cheese, we purchased a cream separator. I’m not exactly sure how it works, but somehow, it spins the full fat milk through a series of […]

Chickens On Pasture – An Update

We’ve got 114 birds out on pasture right now, and I’m really, really happy with the amount of food they’re consuming and their rate of growth.  We’re feeding them a combination of grains and scratch feed (which is primarily corn, but also contains various seeds) along with about a half gallon of naturally occurring yogurt […]