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Day Old Chicks - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

Setting Up Your Brooder Box for Day Old Chicks, Ducklings, and Turkey Poults

Setting Up A Brooder Box For Your Baby Poultry Setting up a brooder box is the first step for providing a safe …

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Live Your Life: 14 Days to the Best You

‘Live Your Life: 14 Days To The Best You’ by Dr. Ann LeFevre, PHD, LCSW, CMT On occasion I am asked to …

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Egg Recall & Egg Safety Tips

Egg Recall 2018 & Egg Safety Tips Have you been affected by the latest egg recall? Are you concerned about the safety …

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Controlling Spotted Wing Drosophila in Home Orchards

What is Spotted Wing Drosophila? The fruit industry is being plagued by an invasive pest called the spotted wing drosophila (SWD) that …

Different breeds of heritage turkeys

Your List of Heritage Turkey Breeds For the Homestead

So, You Want to Raise Heritage Turkeys? If you’re interested in keeping livestock that are more self sufficient than the modern breeds, …

Broad Breasted vs Heritage…What’s The Best Turkey For Your Homestead?

  For More Information, Read My Article How to Raise Turkeys What’s The Best Turkey For Your Homestead? So you want to …

Sick or Injured Chick Infographic - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

Sick or Injured Chick – An Infographic

For complete instructions on caring for a sick or injured chick, please read How to Care for a Sick Chick. This site …

Color Your Easter Eggs without a kit

Color Your Easter Eggs Without a Kit

Colorful Easter Eggs – No Kit Required You don’t need an Easter egg coloring kit to decorate eggs. I haven’t bought a …