• FEATHERED & FURRY FRIENDS

    Don’t bother us, we’re laying After years of homemade wood ones, here’s a photo of the chickens enjoying their new nesting boxes (check out the Peddler’s…


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  • FEATHERED & FURRY FRIENDS

    Don’t bother us, we’re laying After years of homemade wood ones, here’s a photo of the chickens enjoying their new nesting boxes (check out the Peddler’s…


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  • LIFE GOES ON

    Here’s looking at you! Here on the urban homestead life goes on as usual even with all the toxic smoke and ash particles in the air.   We…


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  • Food for chickens/ducks

    Q. I want chickens, I’ve seen that your family doesn’t buy a lot of stuff so I’m assuming you make chicken/duck feed some how. How do you do it? A. …


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  • DOING IT ALL

    Belgian D’uccle gets her wings clipped Now Open Citified Farm Animal Salon Providing service to the urban homestead’s farm animals for all their beauty needs The young hens wings grow…


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  • FUNNY FARM

    hitching a ride on alternative transporation Along Comes ‘Berry’ Blackberry with one of our Belgian D’uccles, Estella (you have to say her name like Marlon Brando does in ‘A…


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  • GROWING THE FUTURE

    Your support in action… Thanks to the flux of recent donations we have been able to purchase a really amazing new photo gallery software making it easier for us to…


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  • BUSY

    Building new citified animal house for our mini farm When you’re one step ahead of the crowd you’re a genius. When you’re two steps ahead, you’re a crackpot. –…


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  • Chickens: roosters; avian flu; squirrels

    Q. & A. I’m so impressed, and inspired! I have a few questions though, about animals: 1) does it require a rooster to keep the chickens laying? If so, do…


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  • New chickens and noise

    Q. I’m interested in getting a few chickens. I know chickens are pretty adaptable but am a little worried they’ll be agitated by our soon to be…


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