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  1. General Chat
    What is "seed grain"? What do you use it for? Why do some homesteaders/farmers grow grain for seed? Is seed grain fit for human consumption?
  2. General Chat
    According to pg.149 of the 60th Anniversary edition of the encyclopedia of country living, "Where to buy field grain seed: The cheapest seed source would probably be your local grain elevator. ask around and find a "seedsman" who wholesales grain, hay, and other field crop seeds to farmers" Is...
  3. Cattle
    Hi, all. I live in Vermont so, naturally, the winters will be quite cold. I'm starting my small beef herd this winter, and have 4 heifer calves that I've bought -- two born in April, and two born in June (but staying with their mothers until September before being weaned). Come September, I will...
  4. Goats
    Right now I currently feed an equal part Boss & C.O.B. for my milkers. I am wanting to add an equal part Flax Seed. Anybody currently feeding this mix or something similar? Did it increase milk or butterfat? Taste?
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