CELEBRATING YOUR EGG MOBILES

CELEBRATING YOUR EGG MOBILES

Last week I put out a video asking you to send in photos of your Ridgedale-style egg mobile. Here are the first 50 that I received, representing 20 countries on 4 continents – enjoy. Are you planning to build one? Join the conversation in the comments below....
PACKING PASTURED BROILERS

PACKING PASTURED BROILERS

In order for an enterprise to be succesful, all workflows must be set up to be performed as quickly as possible. And so to have our pastured broiler enterprise be as profitable as possible, we’ve not only built our own on-farm slaughter facility but also carefully...
LOW COST DIY ROLL AWAY NEST BOXES

LOW COST DIY ROLL AWAY NEST BOXES

We’ve built our own low-cost roll away nest boxes that we use in our egg-mobiles in the summer and in the polytunnel during winter. I’ve had a lot of questions about how they’re made, so I dug into the archive to find footage of the construction process and give you...
SMOKING CHICKENS AND MOVING COWS

SMOKING CHICKENS AND MOVING COWS

Today we’re smoking this year’s first batch of chickens. Smoking is a process that needs precision, and you’ll have to work out the particulars for your setup trough trial. We first learnt from a local with 50+ years of experience and you can find an...