Category: chickens

Hen Fruit (Eggs) to the Rescue!

Hen Fruit (Eggs) to the Rescue! Host: Lynna… “A Preppers Path” Audio player provided! Did you remember to eat your fruits and vegetables? Truly a positive behavior when it comes to our health. Most of us don’t get nearly enough whole foods including our fruits and vegetables which provide us nutritious and healthful benefits. While …

Which Chicken is the Right Breed?

Which Chicken is the Right Breed? Host: Lynna… “A Preppers Path” Audio player provided! To Be or Not to Be-Chickens! Should I raise chickens or not. Though they are relative easy to keep compared with other types of farm animals raising them isn’t a total walk in the park. Now that we’ve looked not only …

Raising Meat Chickens

Raising Meat Chickens Host: Austin Martin “Homesteady Live“ Audio in player below! Should you raise meat chickens on your homestead? Chickens are commonly called the “Gateway Animal”, and so it makes sense that Chickens are a great way to get started with raising your own meat. But raising meat birds is not the same as …

Bird Flu Sweeping US, should you worry?

Bird Flu Sweeping US, should you worry? Lynna “A Preppers Path” All major news outlets in the past few days have related stories of the bird flu and it’s ravages on poultry producers throughout the Mid-West reporting some 40 million birds have died or put down due to contamination. It’s not just chickens, the turkey …

Goat Farming & Farm Living!

Goat Farming & Farm Living with Heidi Gonzales From Tres Rios Farm Host: Karen Lynn “Lil’ Suburban Homestead” Karen Lynn is so excited to interview her good blogging friend Heidi Gonzales from Tres Rios Farm……Heidi is someone many of you can relate to and be inspired by she is a 40+ housewife, mother, grandma, goat, …

Chicken breeds, which is right?

Chicken breeds, which is right? Host: Lynna “A Preppers Path” To Be or Not to Be-Chickens! Last we talked about whether you really should raise chickens or not, though they are relative easy to keep compared with other types of farm animals raising them isn’t a total walk in the park. Now that we’ve looked …

Should I be raising chickens?

Should I be raising chickens? Host: Lynna “A Preppers Path” Chickens, the egg before the hen or the hen before the egg? An age ole question and at this stage of the game does it matter? Chickens lay eggs and eggs turn into chickens, both are good tasting and nutritious and are the key to the …

Keeping Your Chickens Happy in Winter!

Keeping Your Chickens Happy in Winter! Written and Lived by Stephanie Dayle Do you ever wonder if your chickens are cold in the middle of the winter? I know I do!  Here are some safe tips for keeping chickens in the winter that will help you and your chickens enjoy, or at least tolerate the …

Chicken Keeping!

Chicken Keeping! Host: Mike Podlesny “Mike The Gardener Show” In this week’s episode, Mike talks with chicken expert and author of the book Fresh Eggs Daily: Raising Happy Healthy Chickens Naturally, Lisa Steele, about how you can use the herbs you grow in your home garden to raise healthy and happy chickens Lisa will explain …

Raising Your Own Chickens (part 2)

Raising Your Own Chickens (part 2) Host: Bobby Preparing to Provide! During the last show of “Preparing to Provide“, we had a great discussion with Paul Wheaton and several callers. A lot was discussed, with quite a bit of focus on long term objectives. Things like rotating paddocks and free ranging would seem to be the …

Garden Tips and Heritage Chickens

Garden Tips and Heritage Chickens Host: Mike Podlesny “Mike The Gardener” In this week’s episode, Mike talks with P. Allen Smith. Listen in as P. Allen Smith gives us some great tips if you grow veggies in a container as well as an in depth discussion on using manure in the garden as a source …

Chickens, raising your own!

Chickens, raising your own! Host: MHPGardener “Best of Prepper Broadcasting” With the cost of eggs and chicken in the stores, and the uncertainty of exactly where they came from or what they have been fed, I’d like to start raising my own chickens. But unlike gardening, I know very little about chickens. I know barbecue …

Erin Moshier, a mother, farmsteader, and patriot.

“The Prepper’s Poitin Hour”, join your host Chris as he talks to Erin Moshier of Green Hill Farm in Sharpsburg, MD.  This remarkable young lady is a mother, farmsteader, and patriot.  She has formed a recurring series of events she calls the Maryland Poultry Swap Meet and Farmers’ Market and has formed an advocacy group …