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Laying Ducks

Raising Ducks Most people think of chickens for the backyard, even though our web-footed friends can produce more eggs for a longer period of time, the male duck doesn’t crow, and they love to eat slugs among other yard pests.

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Unprocessed Milk

Raw Milk With all the debate about processed food, few have as many strong opinions as the debate about which is better for you, raw milk or pasteurized milk, and what they can or can not do for you. Enjoy,

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Whole Birds

Cut-Whole Chicken While attending the intensive seminars at Polyface Farm a few years ago, one of the sessions was on cutting up a whole chicken into parts.  It’s amazing how many people don’t even know how to cut up a

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Grow In Soil

Is Hydroponic Organic? The debate continues on whether fruits or vegetables grown hydroponically instead of in soil, should be allowed the organic label. The USDA says yes! Enjoy, David Proctor Is Hydroponically Grown, Organic? by David Proctor April 25, 2024 Urban Farm

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DE Pest Control

Natural Pest Control Get rid of fleas, ticks, bedbugs, ants, and any exoskeleton insect naturally with 100% food-grade diatomaceous earth. Enjoy, David Proctor Diatomaceous Earth For Pest Control by David Proctor April 18, 2024 Urban Farm Lifestyle Magazine    Published Weekly What

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