Should you be feeding your chickens anything you can find in your kitchen? Not a fan of onion-infused omelets, without adding any onions (?!), from your backyard bunch? Jen B has some tips on how to … [Read more...] about Backyard Chickens Episode 6: Feeding Your Chickens
Promise it can be done, quite easily in fact. Watch this little video to see Sky slurp up his green smoothie with a Glass Dharma straw. These straws make it possible for him to really suck without … [Read more...] about How To Trick a Kid (or you) into Eating Greens
What kind of henhouse should you build (or buy)? Grab your hammer and nails (or your wallet and Craigslist). Whether you go with a prefab or build your own pullet palace, there are several things … [Read more...] about Backyard Chickens Episode 5: Create a Class-A Coop
How to best prepare the nest? Baby chicks are “10s” when it comes to cuteness, but they are more than just eye-candy. For the first months of their lives, they need TLC. Chickie-pro Megan Raff of … [Read more...] about Backyard Chickens Episode 4: Raising Baby Chicks
Spring flings do a body good. Get it on with some seasonal produce to treat your bod to stellar nutrition and your tongue to some killer flavors. Chef Jeff Olsson from the hot new restaurant … [Read more...] about Cooking What’s In Season: A Spring Fling
How would you like fresher, tastier produce delivered right to your door? Yup, by joining a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture), there’s no reason to stand dumbfounded in the produce section … [Read more...] about Farm Goodies, Delivered!
What birds of a feather will flock together in YOUR backyard? Whether you want your chickens hardy or silky, or whether you want green or dark-brown eggs, there's a breed out there that's just right … [Read more...] about Backyard Chickens Episode 3: Pickin’ Chickens
Hungry for a sustainable, healthy winter meal that is both savory and colorful? It’s easy to cook with local, seasonal produce when it’s sunny and the farmers’ markets are overflowing. But believe it … [Read more...] about Cooking What’s in Season — A Winter Meal
Wanna get more flair-n-flavor from your fruits-n-veggies? Eating produce that’s in season means your meals will be tastier (and healthier) than ever, all while saving the earth and the other green … [Read more...] about Cooking What’s in Season — An Introduction
What questions would you ask a seasoned backyard-chicken-raising pro? Whether you’re on the fence or on the backyard-chicken raising wagon, chances are you’ve got questions that are probably covered … [Read more...] about Backyard Chickens Episode 2: A Dozen Questions, Answered!
Wanna source of omega 3s, protein, and free garden fertilizer in your own backyard? You can get tastier, healthier eggs by keeping your own flock of cluckers. If you’re itchin’ to know more about … [Read more...] about Backyard Chickens Episode 1: A Big Clucking Overview