Put your flock to work for you. Pastured poultry offers natural pest control for gardens and fields, unending manure, tilling ability and much more.
When it comes to cover crops for gardens, the list of benefits is extensive. Choosing the best cover crop to accomplish the job in your climate is crucial.
Preparing the Flock for Winter by Harvey Ussery from the October/November, 2011 issue of Backyard Poultry
Here in the mid-Atlantic, Zone 6b, winter means that water routinely freezes, plants are dormant, and days are considerably shorter—and nights commensurately longer—than in summer. Winter storms bring driving snow