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The Complete Guide to Raising Guinea Fowl

The Complete Guide to Raising Guinea Fowl

When most people hear the word guinea- they are much more likely to think of a guinea PIG not a FOWL. But guinea fowl are gaining in popularity on homesteads and farms all over the country. Helmeted guineas are the most common and popular domesticated guinea. They are...
5 Reasons NOT to Own Guinea Fowl

5 Reasons NOT to Own Guinea Fowl

Guinea fowl can be sort of an exotic addition to a homestead. You will hear many glamorous things about them. Things like: Guinea fowl will eat ticks Guineas will take care of problems like snakes and rats Guineas are easier on the yard than chickens They don’t...
How to Prevent and Treat Coccidiosis in Goats

How to Prevent and Treat Coccidiosis in Goats

Coccidiosis something all goat owners should be aware of. It is a common- and easily prevented and treated- illness in goats, but can have lifelong affects if it is left untreated in your herd.   What is Coccidiosis? Coccidiosis occurs when a goat is infected with...
The Pros and Cons of Free Range Chickens

The Pros and Cons of Free Range Chickens

If you close your eyes and picture the perfect homestead, you might have visions of chickens roaming and pecking freely throughout your acreage. Eating tasty insects and filling your coop with eggs containing bright orange yolks. It’s a pretty picture, but is it...
What Do Goats Eat: A Guide to Goat Nutrition

What Do Goats Eat: A Guide to Goat Nutrition

What do goats eat? Many people will tell you that they will eat everything, after all goats have a reputation for being garbage guts, eat tin cans and all, but this is actually farm from true. While they do taste with their tongues and will nibble on your clothes or...
22 Articles to Read Before Getting Goats

22 Articles to Read Before Getting Goats

When it comes to homesteading, planning is important. Being prepared is important- especially when it comes to animals. When you decide and plan to add an animal to your homestead, it’s important to read and learn as much about them as you possibly can. So, if...