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HEN HOUSE GAMES

These days chickens are rarely broody. This instinct has nearly disappeared from your ordinary hatchery chickens. Broody is a term given to a hen for her instinct to sit on and thus incubate eggs. The process takes about 21 days … Continue reading

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Tara: Horse Pecking Order

At 3 AM this morning I awakened out of a sound sleep with thoughts about Tara. Tara is a seven-year-old mare that I put two months of training on two years ago. Her owner decided to allow a breeding between … Continue reading

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Chicken Goals

  My goal is to breed a self–sustaining flock of chickens for both meat and eggs. Over the years I’ve been close to making this happen but have been thwarted by predators: skunks, foxes and once a dog. My good … Continue reading

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ROUNDUP PORK PROJECT

  Come to THE PIG SHANGRI-LA (an exclusive spa for pigs) We have it all. PIG AMORE’S romantic interludes in the glade PIG SOLITUDE  peaceful reflections in the glen PIG SLEEP-IN  as long as you like PIG SUNBATHERS a popular … Continue reading

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