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When Your Goat Is In Labor

By Milk Maid

What to watch for when your goat is in labor, the normal delivery of a baby goat.

How to Create a Chicken Dust Bath for Winter Bathing

By Victoria Gazeley

If your chickens can't free range, and the ground is muddy or frozen, here's how to create a chicken dust bath to keep your chickens healthy and happy.

Farmstead Chicken Breeds

By Harvey Ussery and Robert Plamondon

Learn all you need to know about meat and laying chicken breeds for the farmstead, including Marans, Old English Game fowl, Buff Orpingtons and Wyandottes.


Introduction to Keeping Chickens Part 2 of 5

By Melissa Caughey

Learn about all the supplies and food for baby chicks in Part 2 of my 5 Part Series.

For the Love of Dogs

By Allan Douglas

We've found great joy in rescuing these great dogs by providing a secure, loving environment where they can recover.

Introducing Beulah Belle the Jersey Cow

By Heather Jackson

Beulah Belle the Jersey Cow is the newest addition to the Green Eggs & Goats Farm!

A Cold Lazy Day

By Joan Pritchard

It is never too late to do a little gardening - even if it is from the comfort of an arm chair. The critters, indoors and out, keep me company.

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