Building a Better Chicken Tractor.... many sustainable farmers have experimented with laying hens into their rotational grazing system. Joel Salatin pioneered "chicken tractor" his hen mobile. When we decided to produce eggs, we research how to create the most efficient chicken tractor. The main flaw. the labor required to collect eggs and clean nesting boxes. So, we looked at best practices of large commercial producers and ways to incorporate these practices into small pasture operation.
The Truth About Grassfed Beef - Whether you're a meat eater or not, the method of raising animals on a grain diet in feedlot operations affects all of us. Discover the not so pleasant realities and detrimental consequences of feedlots and decide for yourself if the trend toward 'pasture fed' is worth it.