3.23.2011 Spring Things

In all my reading about farming, spring stands out in my mind as the most dangerous time of year for farm animals. This is the time of foundering and scours. The time when livestock die suddenly due to a diet … Continue reading

3.22.2011 Peeps, bees, feed and rain

Tuesday update on Momma Orpington: One of her chicks died yesterday. One of those mysterious failure to thrive. She knew something was wrong with it and didn’t make an effort to keep him going. Karina tried. A little water. A … Continue reading