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How to Freeze Eggs

Blog: Arcadia Farms   -   Monday April 07, 2014   -   By Katie

The winter of 2013/2014 was our first snowy season as chicken owners. I say was with a small amount of sarcasm since the snow just doesn’t seem to want to let go. (The three-foot-deep mounds in our backyard have melted to nothing in some places, but...

Market opening April 17th

Blog: Paulding County Farm Bureau Farmers Market   -   Sunday March 30, 2014   -   By Market Manager

The Paulding County Farm Bureau farmers market will open on Thursday April 17th.  This is a new day of the week for us, but we hope it works better for everyone.  We are excited to begin this new season, looking forward to lots of fresh, local...

March 2014 upate

Blog: Duran's Farm Fresh Products   -   Tuesday March 11, 2014   -   By Blaine & Karen

It seems like forever since I've been back here.  Face book really works and keeps me pretty busy with interaction with you all.   This past summer/fall we completed the addition to our store and doubled our size so that we could put in a walk...

Green Eggs & Ham Popovers Recipe

Blog: Arcadia Farms   -   Monday March 10, 2014   -   By Katie

St. Patrick’s Day is one week away. And earlier this month some of us celebrated the birthday of children’s author Dr. Seuss . To celebrate both I’ve created a green eggs and ham pop-over recipe that’s family friendly and dye-free. Our kids loved them!...

Applications now available for 2014 Vendors

Blog: Schoolcraft UMC Farmers Market   -   Monday March 10, 2014   -   By SUMC

The Schoolcraft UMC Farmers' Market will open for the 2014 season on Wednesday, June 4 and run through the end of September. Applications are available at the Church website at www.schoolcraftumc.org. The market is a great place to find fruits, veggies,...

how hens stay warm

Blog: sunnysidedru   -   Friday January 31, 2014   -   By sunnysidedru

A chicken is a flock animal. They are happiest with a group of chickens and don't do as well alone. Our laying hens are in mobile pens that hold about 50 hens. There are no roosters. the dimensions of the pens allow a couple of square feet per bird....

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Winter Egg Update

Blog: Arcadia Farms   -   Friday December 27, 2013   -   By Katie

In mid-November I shared that our hens had stopped laying eggs completely due to molting, cold weather and minimal daylight hours. Though chickens can and will lay occasional eggs during cold, dark winter days, we decided not to endure an entire winter...

Farm Fresh Eggs Offered Througout Mid Michigan~Non...

Blog: Central Michigan CSA   -   Wednesday December 04, 2013   -   By Joe

2014 will mark the first year the Central Michigan CSA farm will offer farm fresh eggs throughout the mid Michigan area.  We will have around 600 layers in production by the spring of 2014 and increase the flock to serve the interest we encounter. We've...

Winter Egg Production

Blog: Arcadia Farms   -   Friday November 15, 2013   -   By Katie

If you live in Michigan then you don’t need me to tell you that the weather is getting cold and the days are getting darker. Our yard has already been covered in a dual blanket of leaves and snow several times this month. Another sign at Arcadia Farms...

First Eggs

Blog: Dragonfly Ranch Organics   -   Wednesday August 21, 2013   -   By Dragonfly Diva

It has been an exciting week here at Dragonfly Ranch. We have now received our first eggs from our "girls" and they are gorgeous. We have a flock of thirteen birds; three roosters and ten hens that are mostly free ranged.  We have several...

Our First Egg

Blog: Arcadia Farms   -   Sunday June 23, 2013   -   By Katie

Today we’re getting several things done in the yard. One of those things is finally constructing the chicken paddocks around the coop. (Until now, the chickens have been free-ranging in the backyard.) I’ll be posting a more complete chicken update soon,...

Raising Chickens

Blog: Miolea Organic Farm   -   Wednesday June 05, 2013   -   By Brian

A rooster hit me the other morning.   For some that would sound like the start of a joke.  However, for me that was just the start of my morning.  It was a morning that included an exercise replete with spring fever, the drive for procreation,...

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Recipe Wednesday at the Bluegrass Farmers' Market!

Blog: Bluegrass Farmers Market   -   Wednesday May 29, 2013   -   By Kentucky Proud

And, it's time for a little “eggucation.” Yup, we're gonna talk about eggs! I have to admit that I grew up eating only white eggs from a cardboard container that my mom bought at the grocery store. I loved them in any size shape or form. Then I met...

Farm Update - May 2013

Blog: Three Dog Farmstead   -   Saturday May 25, 2013   -   By Christina

Summer is just around the corner, even if the weather makes you think otherwise. I'm excited to see just how many pints of blackberries and blueberries we'll harvest this year. The wet winter and easy Spring seem to have been good to them, and, along with some...

we got some rain today, but it's cold!!!

Blog: Abbe Hills Farm CSA   -   Friday May 03, 2013   -   By Laura

Greetings shareholders, Even though it's going to be dreary, we'll have a little market here at the farm tomorrow, Saturday, May 4, 10:00 until noon.  I've got lots of lettuce and radishes, smaller quantities of spinach and eggs.  We'll set up a...

Favorite time of day

Blog: Scotch Creek Farm   -   Tuesday April 30, 2013   -   By Carrie

Morning is my favorite time of day. Being in charge of all this caretaking it is nice to have a moment to myself. Well most days it is to myself after Deaglan and my husband get off to school and work. Sigh. Oatmeal and mint tea with some honey, or some fresh...

Hatching Eggs, Chicks, and Mature Chickens Availab...

Blog: Borrowed Thyme Farm   -   Monday April 29, 2013   -   By Michael & Denise

We have available hatching eggs, chicks and fully feathered chickens available for sale.

How to successfully boil and peel a farm fresh egg

Blog: Wild Things Farm   -   Saturday April 27, 2013   -   By Terry

I'd say everyone that has ever tried to make deviled eggs from farm fresh eggs has experienced the frustration of peeling a fresh egg.  The shell just doesn't come off the egg in a clean manner. This morning I wanted to make a batch of deviled eggs for...

Busy Days

Blog: Sisters Heritage Farms   -   Saturday April 20, 2013   -   By Lisa

We are busy here at the farm!  We have new chicks that are growing fast, they will be laying this fall.  We also have three sweet baby goats.  Our pigs continue to grow, we will likely have piglets this summer!  We continue to produce great...

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