NEW ORGANIC AG COURSE AT DELVAL UNIVERSITY Organic Livestock Management course available in Fall 2017 In the Fall semester of 2017, Delaware Valley University, an interdisciplinary college located in Doylestown, PA, will offer its second organic agriculture course since 2007. … Continued
Rodale Institute Farm Manager Ross Duffield will teach an organic livestock management course at DelVal starting in fall 2017.
By Jean Nick Originally posted on August 16, 2005 Chickens need access to clean, fresh water during waking hours. If they run out they won’t eat (which slows growth and egg production) and if they are without water for more … Continued
By Jean Nick Originally posted on July 14, 2005 Here’s a compilation of what we’ve learned from various sources (and trial and error) about getting started raising hens on pasture for egg production (we’ve also picked up a great deal of information on … Continued
By Jean Nick Originally posted on June 16, 2005 It all started innocently enough: A little over a year ago I brought six baby chicks home from the local farm store in a cardboard box and settled them into a … Continued
By Darcy Maulsby Originally posted on NewFarm.org July 20, 2004 When Eric Finch’s wife, Deb, brought home a nanny goat in January 2002 from the vet clinic where she works, this Iowa farm couple never suspected it would help them … Continued