British and Continental Cattle Breeds — Homestead on the Range

There are many way to categorize cattle breeds—beef and dairy, standard and miniature, commercial and heritage, Bos taurus taurus and Bos taurus indicus. One classification that is frequently used to describe beef breeds is British versus Continental. The names are rather self-explanatory. British breeds come from the United Kingdom, while Continental breeds come from Continental […]

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“Farmland bird decline prompts renewed calls for agriculture overhaul” — My Trip To The Amazon

Link Birds living and breeding on the UK’s farmland have seen numbers decline by almost a tenth in five years, official figures show. via “Farmland bird decline prompts renewed calls for agriculture overhaul” — My Trip To The Amazon

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See it Through my Eyes: WWOOF Farming in Japan — Travelling 🌵 Cactus

Rather than trying to distill my experience farming in rural Japan into a neat package — I’d so much rather show you all the messy details. See it through my eyes. via See it Through my Eyes: WWOOF Farming in Japan — Travelling 🌵 Cactus

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How to Raise Chickens (Part One – Getting Ready) — Serendipity Farm

I have a few friends who might be getting chickens in the next year or so and I’d like to think they’ll read this. Quick farm update: I took one of the Rabbits to another farm and she had a special rabbit date and…..I believe it was successful!!! The countdown for baby rabbits begins! Again… […]

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