Homesteading, Organic Gardening, How to Farm, Preparedness, Self-Reliance
I have been totally slacking on the blog and I am due a follow-up to A Hare Raising Proposition but, recent activities and developments have rendered me WAY too busy and exhausted. Before I let inspiration fade, I do need to form thoughts into words regarding these recent developments.
One of the primary considerations one must take into account when making the decision to farm (or any…Continue
Added by East West Farm on June 18, 2012 at 7:38am — No Comments
You want to talk about sustainable meat? For many, those last two words just don't go together. Now it's true that there is no sustainable industrial model for raising meat and it is arguable that even pasture raised poultry is not very sustainable. The two major factors in poultry is that most farmers are dependant on a hatchery for each new batch of chickens and to raise them to market weight, they are also dependant on off-farm inputs of grain. We are one of those farms, the demand for…Continue