After a long winter of feeding our cows in our paddocks around the barn a problem has surfaced. Old hay and cow manure mixed creates an organic sludge that prevents water from draining. Standing water around your barn is bad for animals. Cows and Goats can get foot rot, fly problems can worsen, and overall […]
How do you train livestock to electric fence? The best way to train livestock to electric fence is to set it up in the interior of a hard fenced paddock and let them learn to respect the electric fence within the hard fence perimeter. This prevents your electric fence from being damaged and your animals […]
THE LONG AWAITED DAY IS HERE!!! It was over a month ago that we took blood from our goats Lacy and Gizmo to see if they were pregnant. We finally reveal those results today!
Last week we spent some time setting up a fence for our cows on pasture. Like most things in Homesteading, we didn’t get it right the first time. So tonight we redo it! Is this your first time here at Homesteady? Join our Email List so you don’t miss out on our daily homesteading videos […]
I am working on one of my most important projects to date. It involves my Grandfathers legacy. Last week my paternal Grandfather passed away. He lived to be 87. He lived a good life, and left behind a family that loves him and will remember him fondly. But that is one of the strange things about […]
Learn how to set up electric fence for goats and train them to it in just 30 minutes in todays video! OUR GOAT FENCING SUPPLIES Staffix 1 Joule Model Energizer PREMIUM GOAT NETTING BUDGET GOAT NETTING SEE ALL OUR FENCING SUPPLIES HERE… Spring is in full bloom, the pastures are growing high, and it is […]