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Ren and Stimpy (Australorps)
I teach busy people how to grow and cook Real Food at home – from Vegetable Patch to kitchen Table. Food that is free of chemicals, full of nutrients and super tasty! My initial focus is on chickens, because they're awesome pets and such entertaining little buggers – you can't beat chicken TV! There are also 3 more practical reasons I started with chickens: 1. Eggs! Almost instant results. An abundance of fresh free range eggs every day – straight on your plate. Real free range eggs taste amazing and are a Superfood – you can't beat that! 2. Soil preparation. Chicken poop brings soil to life and is the foundation for a healthy garden. And the best part is you don't even have to think about it, because chickens spread their fertiliser around for you. It beats driving to the shops, buying Dynamic Lifter by the bag and manually spreading it around your yard each week. 3. Animal cruelty. Caged chickens and overstocked barns cause horrific suffering and torture. By helping more people keep chickens, I aim to reduce reliance on commercial eggs, raise awareness and ultimately make a Dent on this industry.
At Vergenoegd Wine Estate, there are 1,071 Indian Runner ducks known as the quack squad and they mean business. They’re released every morning and are trained to march down to the vineyard in a long line. The ducks are used as organic pest control to stop pests and snails from ruining the grapes. These marching […]Read more »
I let my chickens roam free – I couldn’t do it any other way. Free range chickens are the secret to a super productive garden. They spread their manure around for you, keep insects under control and even turn your compost. And I love watching them forage around the backyard. They all have their own […]Read more »