Raising chickens really is the best thing ever. Last fall, we had a neighboring 4-H student hatch out eggs from our red and black sex linked hens (known for good egg production) crossed with a black copper marans rooster (know for dark brown eggs), and we got 26 chicks. The young chickens as well as […]


Just over two years ago, Henry the Husband and a couple friends framed and covered our 30′ x 96′ semi-gable greenhouse. He put in four raised beds that run the length of the tunnel with two foot aisles between them. Trees are planted in the beds at five-foot intervals. We have nectarines, peaches, guavas, pomegranates, […]