Month: June 2018

The Broody Hen vs. the Incubator

The Broody Hen Versus the Incubator

Natural chick hatching or high-tech precision? Both methods have advantages.

Milk Substitutes: Lactose-Free, Soy, Almond, and Rice

Milk Substitutes: Lactose-Free, Soy, Almond, and Rice

The pros, cons, and special considerations of four alternatives for the lactose-intolerant.

Buffalo Grass

Buffalo Grass

This native of the shortgrass prairie holds great potential for low-maintenance lawns in dry climates.

Pros and Cons of Selling Direct on the Farm

Pros and Cons of Selling Direct On the Farm

Selling your own produce directly from your own farm can be quite a challenge, but one with rich rewards.

Variations on the Harmonica

Variations on the Harmonica

Chromatic, minor, tremolo, octave, miniature—what are they and how are they used?

The Attack of the Squash Bugs

The Attack of the Squash Bugs

Winning the war on squash bugs is not easy—here are a few tips to help.

Heritage Livestock Breed Comparison Charts

Heritage Livestock Breeds Comparison Charts

We recently linked to the Pick-a-Chick chart from the Livestock Conservancy, allowing prospective chicken keepers to compare the characteristics of heritage breeds at a glance. The Livestock Conservancy has many […]

Scripture Passages of the Month: June 2018

Scripture Passages of the Month: June 2018

Ecclesiastes 11:4 John 8:31–36 John 21 Romans 8:31–39 Galatians 3:1–9