1. MeanCheek

    Sufficient Self members with Poultry!

    Who has birds? How many? What breeds? Chickens, ducks, quail, guineas, turkeys, geese, peafowl, pheasants, pigeons/doves, anything!
  2. MistyWeeg13

    Homemade treat balls for horses, and poultry. Can I DIY this?

    Hey everyone! I have recently purchased 2 treat balls of amy horses, to use, while in there pasture. Since we can't ride all of them at he same time, it is a good boredom buster while they are waiting for there herd to return. I loved the design! It was perfect and the horses love them! The only...
  3. L

    Hatchery reviews

    I'm doing homework for 2020!!! I'd love to hear about your experience with the various hatcheries, especially when dealing with mail order. What hatcheries have you used? Feed store? Cooperative? What was your experience with each hatchery? Include breeds and numbers ordered. Gender...
  4. Beekissed

    Broodies on the Homestead

    As per request, I'm starting a thread on broodies. They are those things that make us go crazy each spring and summer, but also increase our food production in the most natural of ways. If you have broody questions or broody information to ask or impart, this is a thread for that. Whether you...
  5. Lynn Manes

    New Here

    Hello, I'm Lynn in California, and a member of BYC. My new hubby of 5 months,Michael, & I started a little mini farm two years ago. We raise chickens & ducks for eggs, quail for both eggs & meat, and rabbits for meat also, although I must admit two things: I've turned 4 of them into pets, & I...
  6. M

    Homemade Feed Mix Questions for our livestock

    ----- quick warning this is a bit of a long post... the feed questions are broken up into sections since we have chickens and will soon have ducks and meat rabbits. so we are asking for each animal ----------------- Okay, so I asked this same question over at BYC a few months back and got a...