New Additions to the Farm

New Additions to the Farm

Lots of new things this week at Baker’s Green Acres farm.  We have new projects, new animals, and new housing for the animals we have. New projects first.  The guys worked on erecting the clear span house we have for the chickens.  Last fall the building parts...
Mangalitsa in NYTimes

Mangalitsa in NYTimes

This is an article from the New York Times about Mangalitsa hogs. Baker’s Green Acres is not mentioned, but it is an informative and interesting article. We expect our pigs around the 10th of April. Mosefund Farm, mentioned in the article, is getting theirs then...
Those Peepers

Those Peepers

The two “hovers”–one commercial, one creative–ready for action. Keeping up with 350 growing chicks is a challenge, especially when Chicks converge on feed and water set between the two hovers. one is only set up for 1/2 that many.  Monday...
Time

Time

I hope you’ll indulge me in some philosophical thoughts on time and living life.  Actually, I’m going to share them anyway.  Last night we watched a great movie, Mr. Magorioum’s Wonder Emporium.  It dovetailed with several pieces I’ve read and...
Feed & Food

Feed & Food

We learned an interesting thing about animal feeds this weekend.  If a label say “meal” or any such thing, the grain is a byproduct of some previous processing of it.  The particular one in question was soybean.  The mill we were at was grinding whole...

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