Tag Archives: horses

Another Great Rodeo Weekend

This past weekend we were at another Sparta Rodeo.  The oldest three and I went on Friday, to try and help out any way we could.  I am not a rodeo person per se, I didn’t grow up with rodeo … Continue reading

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Runaway Horse!

The gentleman who baled our hay has a daughter who has horses.  Our kids love to look at the horses every time we drive by.  Homestead Boy #2 decided he was going to ask if he could ride their horses … Continue reading

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Sparta Rodeo Sponsorship or Donation for Raffle

I posted about last year’s Sparta Rodeo here.  If you are anywhere within driving distance of western Michigan I suggest you consider coming to the Sparta Rodeo.  You can find out more details about what is going on, and when … Continue reading

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5 Gallon Fodder Feeding System

I found this site thanks to Rick at Wolf-Beach Farms and his article on fodder feeding for MidwestSustainable.org.  Here is the video of his system. What a simple way to get your feet wet in fodder feeding.  This is something that … Continue reading

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Feeding Chickens Fodder

I have heard of doing this using aquaponics to create enough fodder/sprouts to feed horses, but never thought of doing it for chickens.  Check it out. http://simplecountryhome.com/2013/07/30/growing-fodder-for-chickens/

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