Category: Farm Tips

4 Ways to Protect Your Livestock from Predators

Purebred border collie herding a flock of sheep on a summer day.

Owning and raising livestock is a full-time job, especially if you are just beginning. Your livestock is a crucial part of your agriculture business, and it is important always to ensure their safety and wellbeing. Farmers and homesteaders alike need to protect their livestock from predators. Since there are so many variables to consider, from the… Read more »

The Best Farm Animals to Raise for Beginners

Group of Farm animals: horse, cow, pig, dog, hen, chick, rabbit, duck, turkey, donkey

If you are new to the farm or homestead life and want to start raising your own livestock, it can feel overwhelming at first. There are a variety of animals to choose from, and they all serve different purposes. First, you must decide what you want to gain from having livestock. Is it food, profit,… Read more »