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Little Sprouts Farm · 5d ago

Sheep find greener pastures.

This time of year our land has no grass and little way to grow grass through the summer months, which is a big problem for sheep! We have not yet found an appropriate vegetable that works fo...
Little Sprouts Farm · 1W ago

Tonight's menu...

Here is a look at tonight's menu at the farm...For starters we have a selection of fresh baby greens, a variety of green plants and weeds from the garden. Succulent, just picked with roots a...
Little Sprouts Farm · 1W ago

Poultry Bedding, well almost!

Here is a quick pic of our poultry bedding... we make it ourself!We collect brush as goat feed. This can be tree trimmings, landscaping projects, etc. As long as it is grown organically and ...
Little Sprouts Farm · 1W ago

Tomatoes Everywhere - but what a day!

Yesterday was a very full day, but with a successful ending... Lots of tomatoes!We were given almost a thousand tomato starts, needing to be in the ground ASAP. So what do we do? Drop everyt...
Little Sprouts Farm · 2W ago

The Chicken Transport!

What do you do when you need to haul over 300 chickens?  Build a chicken transport!Thats what we did last weekend... we ran across a golden opportunity to acquire a set of over 300 laying he...
Little Sprouts Farm · 2W ago

Watermelons in the ground!

Early this week we planted the watermelons. Three different types this year, red, white and yellow.Here is a pic of the kids setting the drip lines to sprout the seeds.This watermelon patch ...
Little Sprouts Farm · 2W ago

Fava Beans looking good!

The fava beans are growing wonderfully!They are actually covered in beautiful white flowers now, and lots of tiny beans. And oooo.. all that goat feed! (weeds) in between the rows. We are ha...
Little Sprouts Farm · 3W ago

Bee Swarm #8 ! What a spring!

Amazingly... our one lone hive has now produced 8, yes 8 swarms this spring!Swarm *7 got away. It landed in a tree for only an hour or so and before we could get set to catch it, they left a...
Little Sprouts Farm · 1M ago

Bee swarm #6!

Incredibly, that one same hive had produced try another swarm! Number 6 showed up today, 6 in only two weeks. And the are still plenty of bees in the original hive.We managed to catch these...
Little Sprouts Farm · 1M ago

2 more bee swarms

What a year that is! That same one hive produced 2 more healthy sized swarms today. The first one landed in that same bush as the other 3. But unfortunately, we didn't have a hive ready to ...