Category Archives: Raising Livestock

Natural Prevention and Treatment of MITES For Chickens

Natural Prevention and Treatment of MITES For Chickens

This natural prevention and treatment of MITES for chickens is a great way to keep your homesteading flock itch free from crawling external parasites. There have been various preventive methods and techniques but I will be offering you the best of the best natural prevention methods and treatment recommended for your chickens in this article.

Natural Prevention and Treatment of MITES For Chickens
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Building a Turkey Roost

Building a Turkey Roost

Build a roost for your turkeys and build it right the first time by following this tutorial for a modification to make one better. When it comes to raising livestock of any kind it is very important that you do whatever it takes to keep them happy. So when you are confronted with a situation…Continue Reading

Tips for How to Raise Homesteading Pigs

Tips for How to Raise Homesteading Pigs

These tips for how to raise homesteading pigs will help homesteaders understand the variety of requirements that you need to increase the weight of healthy pigs. A 200 pound pig (live weight) will give about 55 pounds of hams and shoulder, 40 pounds of bacon and loin, plus lard, sausage, pigs feet which can really…Continue Reading

How to Manage a Herd of Miniature Cows

How to Manage a Herd of Miniature Cows

Learn how you can raise a small herd of miniature cows even if you only have the space for one full size cow. Self-sufficiency is one of the hallmark concepts that almost all homesteaders strive to achieve. Being able to raise all of your own food, make you own clothes and other necessities will go…Continue Reading