How to Start an Organic Garden

How to Start an Organic Garden

As many know, organic food comes from healthier plants. Healthier plants do not need pesticides. It is just better eating, all around. Grocery-store organics can get pretty pricey but organic gardening allows a person greater freedom in his/her diet and it can be fun to learn new skills as well. It does not take that much effort to start. Start small. Don’t worry if it isn’t perfect the first time. PREPARING THE SOIL Prepare the soil for the best results….

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How to Keep Your Chickens Safe from Foxes

How to Keep Your Chickens Safe from Foxes

As cute as they may be in a Disney nature film, foxes see your flock as food. Luckily, they can be foiled, and it is not that difficult. The first step is strong coops and runs. Build them with a strong galvanized wire mesh. Have bolts and locks on every door. To prevent a fox from digging under the coop, make sure the floor is strong. Wire mesh is acceptable, although a concrete slab is most secure. Our coops are…

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