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A Fox in the Barnyard - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

A Fox in the Barnyard

A Fox in the Barnyard Over the years I’ve lost quite a few poultry to predators. This summer a fox has found …

Alpaca Shearing Day - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

Alpaca Shearing Day

Alpaca Shearing Day My friend Brandi asked if I could help out on shearing day at her Mom’s alpaca farm. Well, how …

A Gang of Wild Turkeys - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

A Gang of Wild Turkeys

  A ‘Gang’ of Wild Turkeys Maybe 3 doesn’t really consitute a gang. We have a lot of wild turkeys in the …

Bottle Feeding Baby Goats - The Self Sufficient HomeAcre

Bottle Feeding Baby Goats

But Not My Baby Goats… I don’t have goats anymore. But my friends from Trogg’s Hollow CSA have goats. They have the cutest …

The new peeps seem quite comfortable in their Redneck Brooder Box.

My Redneck Brooder Box

My Redneck Brooder Box It feels a lot like spring on my homestead today. The sun is shining, temps in the 50s, …