Category Archives: The Farm

Dealing with cold on the homestead

It has been historically cold here in NE Kansas, 100 year cold. Our low night before last was -11F. Our animals have weathered this very well, despite not being kept in totally enclosed spaces. I have found especially with the … Continue reading

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Work Weekend

This past weekend we hosted a work day here on Centurion’s Faith Farm. A number of our friends from the Fort Leavenworth Chapel community and Kaw Permaculture came out to help us get the place ready for winter. I owe … Continue reading

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New Chicken Tractor

So, I go by the recycle drop off fairly regular now, I have been collecting cardboard boxes since they come broken down and I can use them in our garden to transition from traditional to raised bed system. A few … Continue reading

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Some good stuff going on. We added a mixed flock of 20 chickens. 4 Banty, 2 grey’s I cant ID, something red with fluffy feet, 3 large barred somethings and the rest Aracuna. They were hard to wrangle into the … Continue reading

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