When I wake up, one of the first things I do is check my emails. And while I have my morning coffee, I scroll through the news feed on my phone. Then I sit on train to work and scroll endlessly through my facebook feed, filled with conspiracies, cat memes and outrage! Throughout the day, there are constant

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Recently one of my chickens died. It was one of the older ISA Brown Chickens (Tinker), so it was likely related to old age. I didn’t tell my son about Tinker’s death. He’s only just turned 4 and being 1 of 7 Chickens, I knew he wouldn’t notice. But I wondered if that was the right thing

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What she taught me was, to feel that you are part of this place not a visitor. That’s a huge difference

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””Understanding and replicating natural systems results in better ecological and personal health” This is a quote and underlying philosophy from a new documentary:  Sacred Cow: The Nutritional, Environmental, and Ethical Case for Better MeatThis is also the philosophy that sits behind Patch to Table (see the Patch to Table Food Manifesto) So it’s speaking my language!Understanding and

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I’m VERY excited to announce the release of the all new Chicken Keeping Hub. What is it? The Chicken Keeping Hub is ONE place, where people can go to learn about natural Chicken Keeping.Why I created the Chicken Keeping HubWhen I first started out with Backyard Chickens, I had no idea what I was doing. So I

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