Farrowing Crates For Pigs

What is a farrowing crate? A farrowing crate is a pen made of metal and wood that confines the sow or gilt so that they do not lay on their piglets. The crate restricts the pigs movement thus protecting the piglets once they are born. Mixed views are held about farrowing crates as some feel that … Read more

2008 Calendar For A Special Cause

  I recently bought Drew Bennett’s calendar from Lulu as I greatly admire his photographs. I also wanted to support Drew because he has created this calendar to raise money for the Machinski family and their battle against cancer. I was very impressed with the calendar when it arrived. All the photographs are excellent but here … Read more

Incubating Partridge Eggs

Incubation Period The incubation period for partridge eggs is 23-24 days. Incubation Temperature The temperature in the incubator for partridge eggs is 99.5 degrees fahrenheit. Humidity Levels The humidity level (wet bulb thermometer) for partridge eggs is 80-88 degrees fahrenheit. Final Day Of Egg Rotation The final day of egg rotation for partridge eggs is day 21. Please note … Read more

What Type Of Flower Are You?

What Type Of Flower Are You? If you would like to find out what flower you are then visit This Garden Is Illegal and fill out a survey to discover which flower you are. It’s fun and interesting. Iam a I am a Snapdragon What Flower Are You? “Mischief is your middle name, but your … Read more

Incubating Chicken Eggs

Incubation Period The incubation period for chicken eggs is 21 days. Incubation Temperature The temperature in the incubator for chicken eggs is 99.5 degrees fahrenheit. Humidity Levels The humidity level (wet bulb thermometer) for chicken eggs is 85-87 degrees fahrenheit. Final Day Of Egg Rotation The final day of egg rotation for chicken eggs is day 19. Please note … Read more

Photo Hunt: Theme Practical

This weeks photo hunt theme is practical and I have struggled with this as every task on the farm is a practical task so I had lots of photos and situations to choose from, so what should I choose? I have decided to show two objects that my husband has made and which are used on the farm. … Read more