Category Archives: Accidental Farmer

The Real Reason Wheat is Toxic (it’s not the gluten)

Chemicals have their place, but some should not be covering my food! *** The stories became far too frequent to ignore. Emails from folks with allergic or digestive issues to wheat in the United States experienced no symptoms whatsoever when … Continue reading

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Broody hens

Recently, we had one of our “older” girls return to the yard with a clutch of chicks, with her.  Remember this picture, from a few days ago? Well now, we have not one, but two, more broody hens. This hen … Continue reading

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Hatching Day

Today is day twenty-one  of January and we have 6 new hatchlings. ~ go go chickies, go. Being an Accidental Farmer can be fun — uhh…wait…what did I just say? Haha We received their parents this past spring, by mail … Continue reading

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DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME:

ARIZONA AND HAWAII DON’T “DO” IT! When will it be time for all of America – – Oops, I mean the whole world, to do the same? http://www.timeanddate.com/time/dst/ http://www.forbes.com/sites/kellyphillipserb/2014/03/09/daylight-saving-time-extension-was-part-of-energy-tax-package-was-it-worth-it/ Most Americans don’t see the benefit of Daylight Saving Time: only … Continue reading

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Incubating eggs

So our neighbor down the road, is in the market for some chickens. It looks like we will be putting our incubator to work. The sad thing is, my wife isn’t even charging her. I don’t have a problem with … Continue reading

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