Our “Everything but the barrel” kit contains all of the parts needed to install a standard hose spigot onto a rainwater barrel, garbage can, bucket, etc. Unlike other barrel conversion kits, our spigots are high quality metal, and connect directly to a standard ¾” garden hose or soaker hose for easy passive watering.
This rain barrel spigot kit comes with the following parts:
Our Dual-Purpose Rainbow Chicken Egg Mix may include the following breeds: Ameraucana, Cuckoo Maran, Black Australorp, and Buff Brahma. When your chickens start laying, you'll get a variety of egg styles ranging from speckled, dark brown, and light brown to blue and greenish.
A dual-purpose meat and egg bird, Cuckoo Marans are a great addition to any farm or homestead. They produce rich dark brown eggs, often with a dark speckled pattern. Cuckoo Marans are also a beautiful breed to look at with their feathers which feature an alternating array of dark and light gray colored bars. They're great free rangers and tolerable to both hot and cold conditions.
These hardy birds are a popular breed among homesteaders and small farmers because they are great free rangers and have a good tolerance for both heat and cold. It is such a delight to grab their blue eggs every morning too. If beauty and aesthetics is a consideration for your flock, Ameraucanas won't disappoint either. The birds hatch out in various colors and color combinations that are pleasing to the eye.
Comfrey is one of the most versatile plants you can have on your land.
Aside from its various medicinal and healing properties, comfrey has many uses for the permaculture farmer and gardener including adding crucial nutrients to compost piles and directly into soil when you chop it, drop it, and let it decompose.
Comfrey is also a powerful ingredient for homemade fertilizers. This particular strain, russian comfrey root bocking #4, has an NPK ratio of 1.8 - 0.5 - 5.3 and is ideal for making teas and composts.
Start propagating this amazing plant where you live!