Spring is here

By Metalbone Ranch

So looks like we are finally out of the cold weather.  Had a couple inches of snow this last weekend, lasted a whole 2 hours on the ground.  Went from 80 degrees one day to 27 degrees and snow the next.  According to the farmers Almanac we have a 50/50 chance that we don’t get…

Layout has started

By Metalbone Ranch

In the beginning there was bare earth with grass, then there was just bare earth.  Now there are some raised beds.  This year I am trying many things new.  One of which is raised beds and compost.  I have some leftover lumber that was on a deck, a bunch of 2×6 and 2×8.  I currently…

Lovely Worms

By Metalbone Ranch

Back in July I got a hair up my butt to try something new, as happens on occasion.  So I did a little research as I always do and found that it shouldn’t be to difficult.  So I placed my order and a few days later received my products. I then proceeded to setup said…

Spring is here and so are the chicks

By Metalbone Ranch

It’s that time of the year again when hens start pumping out eggs pretty much non stop….. unless they decide they want to become mother hen.  I have two in the brooder and the first set of chicks have hatched.  7 for now, with more on the way. The first 7 hatched thursday and friday…

Ketchup

By Metalbone Ranch

So as you have probably noticed its been awhile since any new postings.  Its been a long few weeks, broken up by a week long illness that really kind of was crappy.  Didn’t get a lot done during that time and just now starting to get back to things.  Life has a funny way of…

Whirlwind Saturday

By Metalbone Ranch

My idea for this week was to work on getting posts in the ground.  Doing that this time of the year is not easy by any means due to no water in the ground and it being full of rock.  Well that didn’t happen anyway.  To keep everything categorized properly I will do a main…