"Family gets most of its food in the backyard" article on internet-

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by ChickensAreSweet, Mar 2, 2011.

  1. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

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  2. Ema

    Ema Songster

    Jun 4, 2010
    N. Ontario CANADA
    thank you for sharing this article this is definitely what I am striving to do myself at our farm.
  3. bluere11e

    bluere11e Songster

    Feb 8, 2011
    West Palm Beach
    I've been trying this for years.. I got as far as my own garden, and eggs from my own chickens, but I just can't bring myself to kill any of them. Heck, I feed them and they have such cute widdle faces.. I can't kill such innocent babies...[​IMG]
    I have no idea how I will do it when the time comes in April. Thank God for Sunny_Side_Up carol, sho'll be guiding me...
  4. Duker17

    Duker17 Songster

    Nov 1, 2010
    80% is exactly the percentage of food I told DH I wanted to come from our own farm! I ordered 25 meat chickens to come in this week, so that will definitely be a start, as well as expanding the garden. I've always wanted to live that way, even before it was the cool thing to do [​IMG]

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