Blog Authors are employed or involved with Polyface. However, posts will cover a large genre of topics. Statements, ideas and opinions may differ somewhat from practices, beliefs and vision of Polyface.
Heather enjoys gardening, farming, cooking, crocheting, embroidery, and being with family and friends.
Leanna enjoys farming, gardening, knitting, spinning, baking, and anything that has to do with the homesteading lifestyle.
Sheri enjoys family, reading, writing, baking, quilting, scrapbooking, knitting, gardening, canning, and is very active in her church.
Susan enjoys music, hiking, tending animals, gathering flowers and berries, fermenting, cooking, and making cheese.
Connecting Experience, Education and Enthusiasm in Farming.
- Whiffletree Farm Seeks Fall Interns - Pastured Poultry, Pork, and Beef August 11, 2017
- Assistant Farm Manager Needed August 7, 2017
- Apprentice Position with Long-Term Opportunities August 2, 2017
- We run a grass-finish cattle and sheep. July 31, 2017
- Texas Mob Grazing Cattle Ranch Needs Help July 26, 2017
Started Oct 3, 2011
Tag Archives: chicks
We are actually farmers! It seems so fitting that our first batch of chicks should arrive of the first day of Spring. Granted, there was snow on the ground and the temperature outside didn’t exactly bring to mind cuddly chicks and Easter bunnies, but they came none the less! Prior to their arrival, John had … Read the Rest
Our babies are doing well and growing like weeds! Jonathan (JAK) is taking care of the chicks on a daily basis. Daily chores for the chicks include making sure all of the heaters stay lit so that the chicks don’t get cold. Making sure the chicks have feed and water at all times is also … Read the Rest
Anticipation was brimming despite the drizzling rain as Miriam called the post office early in the morning… “Hello?” “Hi Heather, this is Miriam.” “Hey, I was just going to call you! Your chicks are here! They’re so cute, I peaked at a couple of them!” Daniel and we three apprentices (Jonathan, Miriam, and I) went to … Read the Rest
Spring is on its way; we’re beginning to see its cheery head trying to pop up everywhere! When I think of Spring the first thoughts that come to mind are bright images of flowers, bunnies, budding trees, greening grass, and, yes, chicks! The trees might not be budding just yet, flowers aren’t blooming yet, but … Read the Rest