I was seven when we got our first chickens. My family renovated an old building on our 1.3 acre lot and ordered 100 baby chicks to fill it. We bought the heat lamps, feeders and waterers. We built nesting boxes and roofs. We even built a fancy run to keep them contained and protected when we weren't … [Read more...] about The Urban Chicken – An Ebook for the Backyard Chicken Farmer
Spring is in the air and that means it's time to till the ground and order seeds. I know that our northern readers are still sipping coffee by the fireplace and waiting for the snow to melt, but here in Texas we've already planted spring crops. Just yesterday I seeded my backyard garden and today … [Read more...] about Backyard Farm and Garden Books Giveaway – Win 6 Books!
Mom Prepares has been very blessed to have Angela England as a guest expert for a few months now and we know you've enjoyed her posts on backyard farming. This is why we're really excited to introduce you to her brand new book, Backyard Farming on an Acre (More or Less) and to give one of you a … [Read more...] about Backyard Farming Guide Review