Antibiotic Free: Why it Should Matter to you

In the midst of all the twitter uproar about Premier Brad Wall and A&W, I want to look at one of the protocols that A&W is promoting. A&W makes the claim that the beef they use is antibiotic free. And the response from the…

Follow Us on Instagram

We use Instragram so we can give everyone a chance to see life on the farm. We post pics and we also use the story feature for videos of what we are doing.  Please check out those short 10 sec vids to see how…

Cage Free Eggs VS Pastured Eggs

I had to stop by the grocery store and pick up some milk yesterday.  I usually wander over the store looking at the crap that I shouldn’t eat but secretly desire. (I am looking at you frozen pizza!)  Sad but true, I don’t eat…

Building the Hoop House

Saturday was a big day.  Construction of the first ever hoop house on the farm. Our hoop house is one of the many steps towards our organic vegetable garden this year.  It will be our home for our transplant seedlings and also our place…

Daily Photo 4/2/2016

Building the hoop house for the organic  vegetable garden.  Look for the full story tomorrow AM.

Tour of the Troubled Monk Brewery

troubled monk beer

My friend Mike at Steel Pony Farms had a great idea. He calls us up the Troubled Monk Brewery and asks them if they want to make a brew with some of his vegetables.  They thought it was a great idea.  Mike brought the…

EcoFair 2016

We had the pleasure of attending the 2016 Red Deer EcoFair this weekend. The best thing about the EcoFair was the number of old friends but I was able to run into. Lots of talking about what’s going on in our lives, Changes we’ve…

New Little Pigs

Look at these new arrivals to the farm. I picked up 9 little pigs the other day.  It kind of felt like the start to the 2016 season for me. Time to start getting things in their proper places, time to start executing on…

Me and the Boys

Wife:  “What are you doing today Tim?” Me:  “Nothing much.  Just hanging out with the boys…”

Winter Wonderland

It has been a beautiful January. And now we see February continuing that trend. Every morning I go for walk to take good look at all my animals. It usually takes a little less than one hour to do the full tour. If I…