Chicken Thistle Farm CoopCast

Sharing our small farm stories and skills along our farming, gardening and homesteading journey. Visit the farm for an informative and sometimes irreverent tour through our garden, livestock pastures, chicken coop, beehive and greenhouse as we live - pasture to plate. Farming topics free range around pastured heritage pigs, broiler chickens and pastured eggs, heritage breed turkeys, an heirloom vegetable CSA and garden, high tunnel / hoop house / green houses, organic and traditional gardening, farm infrastructure, tractors, sustainable energy, being self sufficient, permaculture, food preservation, bees, beekeeping and even fence mending.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 49m. Bisher sind 164 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich

CoopCast 0163 - A reflection on the year & Auld Lang Syne

We share some final thoughts about our farming adventures and the past year of events


 2016-12-31  1h4m

0162 Bees in Maryland, Bacon Genetic Engineering and Batman v Superman

This week is bees, bacon and Batman... served in a warm gluten-free pita pocket.


 2016-04-01  47m

0161 Spring updates, beehives and a conversation about raw milk

We return with updates about spring planting, beehives and a great online conversation with listeners about raw milk


 2016-03-18  53m

0160 Hoophouse construction, winter bees and garden planning

This episode is all listener questions about farming and gardening.


 2016-02-18  41m

0159 Farm meeting recap (plans for the 2016 farming season)

We discuss the 2016 Farm Meeting and all our farming plans for the vegetable garden, the chickens, pigs, ducks and the rest of the farm.


 2016-01-22  1h1m

0158 Vegetable seed order, country of origin of meat and Star Wars

Talk about an eclectic show from the farm - we discuss our seed order, country of origin labeling of meats, beekeeping and review Star Wars


 2016-01-07  52m

0157 Farm updates, listener questions and a few of our favorite things

In the last coopcast of 2015 we share some of our updates, answer some listener questions about the farm and share a few of our favorite things.


 2015-12-18  50m

0156 Pork cuts, a deer season story and a Farm U on E. coli O157:H7

We discuss our recent pork cuts, a great Thanksgiving deer hunting story and a Farm U on E. coli O157:H7


 2015-12-04  43m

0155 Pigs to the processor, deer season updates and vegetable garden tomato roundup

This episode we talk about taking the pigs to the processor, deer season updates and a review of the tomatoes in the vegetable garden this year.


 2015-11-20  45m

0154 Processing a pig and people's feelings, bow season, bees and honey

In our return episode we talk about hurting people's feelings by processing a pig, some hunting stories and a bee and honey update


 2015-11-06  41m