Monthly Archives: September 2015

Do we raise our animals humanely? – Chickens part 2

One last thing about the way we run and keep our chickens. Cutting the beaks is done to prevent stressed and crowded birds from being able to peck and wound each other. The other option I have seen advertised are

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Do we raise our animals humanely? – Chickens

A few years ago I sent an e-mail to Mr. Tom Wharton, a columnist for The Salt Lake Tribune, commenting on one of his columns.  He was kind enough to reply and in his reply asked where I worked and did

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Fall is Here

Fall has officially come the days are rapidly growing shorter. This leaves me with mixed feelings. Very rarely do we get to the house before dark so long summer days make for short nights and a paucity of sleep. However

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