Month: April 2012

Daily Farmer April 30, 2012

Sunday Afternoon ā€“ Building Brooder Project A little down time today just hanging out & relaxing, but some basics still need to be done. Aside from feeding and watering we worked on the brooder. The brooder is where baby chicks…

Daily Farmer April 29, 2012

Would You Like to Own a Show Rabbit? We’re thinking on some new ways to grow our little operation, one of which is following the lead of horse and cattle people – for those without a place to have rabbits,…

Daily Farmer April 28, 2012

Sweet Home Alabama! Remembering the April 27th Tornadoes Last year, Alabama lost 253 lives in one of the deadliest tornado outbreaks in state history. Donations and assistance poured out from all around the country. Several weeks after the storm, we……

Daily Farmer April 27, 2012

Find me in Feedstuffs and Just Farmers! As several may have noticed my blog posts have slowed down here on the Haley Farms blog. This is in part because things have been pretty busy around the far the last six…

Daily Farmer April 26, 2012

Wordless Wednesday Turkeys Read More! Beware Bad Advice Online So many people think if it’s in a book or online it’s the absolute truth. Please dear readers, THINK when you see something posted. I just saw a Facebook posting that…

Daily Farmer April 25, 2012

How to Roll Towels and Washcloths  I have always enjoyed walking into an elegant restroom and using a fresh washcloth as a hand towel. It is clean, fresh, and gets my hand completely dry. I decided to figure out how…

Daily Farmer April 24, 2012

Monday Minute ā€“ Bunnies A look at “Split” and her litter. Read More! Rainbow Cupcakes via 4H Cooking Yesterday morning my house was filled with kids, cake batter and food coloring.  I, along with my co-leader, Karen taught our 4H…

Daily Farmer April 23, 2012

150th Anniversary of Lincolnā€™s Legacy to Agriculture Biographers and historians have written more about Abraham Lincoln than any other American president but never seem to pay much attention to his influence on American agriculture. If they are ever… Read More!…

Daily Farmer April 22, 2012

Different Kinds of Pets, Environmental Reminders We have an odd assortment of pets around us, some common, some not so much. Our rabbits are functional but there are several that are definitely pets as well. Today Connor and I took…

Daily Farmer April 21, 2012

Earth Day & Big Everything There’s not a day that goes by I don’t see a reference to “big ag” or “big pharma” or some other comment that big is bad. So I’m reading “Folks, This… Read More! The Wife…