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Episode from the podcastChicken Thistle Farm CoopCast

053 Pig on the lamb, snow and portable farming, annual farm meeting (part 1)

Released Wednesday, 9th January 2013
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Updates around the snowy and cold farm:

Snow and drifting on the farm and the implications to portable fencing
Pigs on the loose
Electric netting - upright again
Chickens in the wind
Greenhouse - salad for new years eve, peas, Swiss chard and a warm refuge

The Annual Farm Meeting Farm Meeting for 2013 - Part 1

We discussed if we will be doing a CSA this year and the size,
The Pig plan and AI,
Laying chickens (more on this one next week)
The plan for broiler chickens this summer
General "farming burnout" that we are trying to avoid