If you have done any research into keeping poultry and other animals, the use of deep bedding as made popular by Joel Salatin of Polyface Farms is sure to come up. Although he has a plethora of articles, books and…Read more
On the farm - All things poultry
My Dad raised laying hens for years and so when I mentioned that I was thinking of raising some chickens, he was very encouraging. After a chicken house build I got my first flock about 15 years ago and the rest as they say is history. During that time I have sold eggs, sold broilers, raised turkeys, sold turkeys, canned chicken, and cleaned pen after pen. Sounds like a lot of work, and it is. But at the same time it is very rewarding and does generate some cash. On this page I will talk to those adventures, past and future, here on My Boreal Homestead Life. Hope you find it of benefit.