7 Steps to Stop the Bird Flu in Its Tracks!

[reposted from my Capper Farmer blog: http://www.cappersfarmer.com/blogs/falcos-poultry.aspx ] The bird flu is an infection which jumps.  The avian flu virus can pass from wild birds such as ducks to say chickens laying eggs on a farm to people like you.  As this virus makes its jump, it strengthens, becomes nastier, even deadly.  It is very … Continue reading 7 Steps to Stop the Bird Flu in Its Tracks!

What Eggs-actly Do You Know About Eggs?

[Repost from my Capper Farmer blog: http://www.cappersfarmer.com/blogs/falcos-poultry.aspx%5D What really do you know about eggs other than they make a delicious breakfast? Well, Falco's Heritage Farm and Capper's Farmer are here to answer all your egg-related questions! Production of an egg typically takes about 11 ½ days. Typically, enough hormone is released to develop only one … Continue reading What Eggs-actly Do You Know About Eggs?

When Bumblefoot Strikes!

[ Repost from my Cappers Farmer blog: http://www.cappersfarmer.com/blogs/falcos-poultry.aspx ] What is it? Bumblefoot is a staph bacterial infection which has penetrated, typically by a puncture wound or other significant injury, on your bird's foot.  It causes the foot to swell, typically creates a nasty-looking scab and can lead to paralysis or even death. The Cause? … Continue reading When Bumblefoot Strikes!

Diagnosis: Warning Signs That Your Bird is Sick

[repost from my Cappers Farmer blog: http://www.cappersfarmer.com/blogs/falcos-poultry.aspx%5D How do I know if my birds are healthy?  Observing your flock will equip you with the necessary insight to determining whether your birds are healthy or if they are ill. What to Watch For:   • Decrease appetite or thirst • Abnormal poop (watery and wormy) • … Continue reading Diagnosis: Warning Signs That Your Bird is Sick

Your Baby Ducklings Have Arrived! Now what…

[Repost from my blog on Capper Farmer: http://www.cappersfarmer.com/farm-and-home/poultry/your-baby-ducklings-and-goslings-have-arrived-now-what.aspx ] Ducklings & Gosling from Hatchery Baby ducks and geese are a joy to raise; at least for the first three days. Raising ducklings from the hatchery is a messy business indeed from day four through day twenty-eight. In my experience, ducklings and goslings are more fragile … Continue reading Your Baby Ducklings Have Arrived! Now what…

They Feed Cows, What?

Big ag feeds cows chicken poop!  Yes, that's right, chicken poop. Okay, that's creepy!   Want to produce your own food?    We'll show you how!   Donate to our “How to Provide FOOD for Your Family TV Show Kickstarter Project” now!   Just $5 will help so much!   We are raising funds to … Continue reading They Feed Cows, What?

Prevent Bird Flu in Your Chickens

Hello everyone.. This is one of my articles in Mother Earth News... Prevent Bird Flu in Your Chickens Learn how to stop the bird flu virus in its tracks by raising happy free-range chickens. By Rachel Falco of Falco’s Farm I’m concerned about reports of the avian flu virus, which I’ve heard can pass from … Continue reading Prevent Bird Flu in Your Chickens

WHAT? Super Bacteria Was Found In Your Salad?

Worried about the chemicals in your food?  Or how your meat was raised?  Terrified of the Super Bacteria lingering in your salad?  Feel like you have to disinfect every veggie that comes through your door or that you must turn that steak into leather to avoid the inevitable case of food poisoning?  We're going to … Continue reading WHAT? Super Bacteria Was Found In Your Salad?

Stop Going to Grocery Stores!

How much do you spend on groceries per month?  Want to pocket that money instead? Contribute to our "How to Provide FOOD for Your Family Kickstarter Project" now!   Just $5 will help so much! We want to create the How to Provide FOOD for Your Family T.V. Show...  a "How To" T.V. show web series … Continue reading Stop Going to Grocery Stores!

Just $5 Would Help!

How to Provide FOOD for Your Family Kickstarter Project! Just $5 will help so much! We have our 1st Backer (Thanks Javy Dreamer)! How to Provide FOOD for Your Family... Is a "How To" web series which teaches how to produce your own holistic & sustainable food supply based upon The Falco's Homestead. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/howtoprovidefood/how-to-provide-food-for-your-family https://www.howtoprovideproject.com/Continue reading Just $5 Would Help!