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Preparing for Baby Chicks

As the hatchery catalogs begin to arrive in mailboxes, gears start turning for all the new and experienced hobbyists. Spring is an important time to establish a new flock of birds or add to your existing flock. But, what exactly

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Prepping for your Spring Bees

It’s almost time to order your bees! Whether you are a first-time beekeeper or seasoned BEEK, the Little Giant® line of beekeeping supplies will have your apiary up and running in no time. The Langstroth hive design is the standard

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Chick Feeder Plans

This time of year, everyone is looking for ways to DIY presents for the holidays. Especially within the homesteading community, we are excited to put our own spin on a traditional product found around the barn. One Little Giant® product

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What to Feed Chickens in Winter

As the days get shorter, nights get colder, and the homestead settles in for the winter ahead, we all are concerned with keeping our outdoor animals safe and healthy. What should you feed your chickens in winter? Should you change

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Are your bees ready for winter?

The inevitable winter chill has struck the great white North. Whether you are in Minnesota, Manhattan, or Mount Hood, the time of the harvest is coming to a close, and we all are beginning preparations for the colder, darker months

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