Drink & Farm #23 - We Won't Name the Episode That

Sam & Bev discuss their lives outside of farming, how they are dealing with just having too much to do, getting help with the non-farming things, and who is capable of farming (spoiler alert - anyone who wants to!).

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This episode is brought to you by: 

  • Henny & Roo! Use code DRINKANDFARM at www.hennyandroo.com to save 10% on your first box when you subscribe.
  • First Saturday Lime! Use code #DRINK at www.firstsaturdaylime.com to save 10% every time you lime.
  • Grubbly Farms! Use code WINE20 at www.grubblyfarms.com to save 20% on your next order of delicious black soldier fly larvae.
  • The drinks for this episode were sponsored by @AshleyKirnan Cheers lady!

Show Notes:

Rooster crowing was recorded by Shelley and can be found here. Goat Bleating was recorded by Blastwavefx.com and can be found here. Both used under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0. 

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm Minisode #05 - Drink & Dirty Birds

Bev & Sam have a fun, sassy chat with Kathee from Messy Mildred ALL about chicken shampoo! They also discuss being a badass, putting yourself out there, warding off the haters, and how chickens suffer from the ultra-common disorder RBF (resting beak face).

Show Notes:

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #22 - Give Zero Clucks

Sam & Bev are STILL talking about Marek's, discuss what "Give Zero Clucks" means to them, correct themselves about a few things, Sam has MORE bunnies and shares how to manage one mama with two different aged litters, eating rabbits and squirrels, brooding chicks under different color bulbs, how important self care really is when you farm things, and how you should wait to judge the tools real farmers use or risk looking silly on the internet.

Sponsors:

This episode is brought to you by: 

  • Henny & Roo! Use code DRINKANDFARM at www.hennyandroo.com to save 10% on your first box when you subscribe.
  • First Saturday Lime! Use code #DRINK at www.firstsaturdaylime.com to save 10% every time you lime.
  • Grubbly Farms! Use code WINE20 at www.grubblyfarms.com to save 20% on your next order of delicious black soldier fly larvae.
  • The drinks for this episode were sponsored by @thimbleworks Cheers lady!

Show Notes:

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Rooster crowing was recorded by Shelley and can be found here. Goat Bleating was recorded by Blastwavefx.com and can be found here. Both used under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0. 

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #21 - Wear Whatever Panties You Want

Bev & Sam had a super fun live happy hour and go into more detail about a question they received during it about vaccinating for Marek's, how the vaccine works, giving vaccines to day old chicks, and bust a myth about organic standards. Bev shares the total cost of her first round of meat chickens, and Sam reads a great listener farm story!

Sponsors:

This episode is brought to you by: 

  • Henny & Roo! Use code DRINKANDFARM at www.hennyandroo.com to save 10% on your first box when you subscribe.
  • First Saturday Lime! Use code #DRINK at www.firstsaturdaylime.com to save 10% every time you lime.
  • Grubbly Farms! Use code WINE20 at www.grubblyfarms.com to save 20% on your next order of delicious black soldier fly larvae.
  • The drinks for this episode were sponsored by @AshleyKirnan Cheers lady!

Show Notes:

Rooster crowing was recorded by Shelley and can be found here. Goat Bleating was recorded by Blastwavefx.com and can be found here. Both used under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0. 

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #20 - Knock On Wood

Sam & Bev meet for the first time EVER and talk all about it and the alefest, follow up on goat de-worming practices and keeping chickens cool in the summer, Sam gets her final flock diagnosis and they chat about how sometimes bad things happen despite good flock management, and Bev tells all about her back & hip issue and how cool it was to watch the turkeys hatch.

Sponsors:

This episode is brought to you by: 

  • Henny & Roo! Use code DRINKANDFARM at www.hennyandroo.com to save 10% on your first box when you subscribe.
  • First Saturday Lime! Use code #DRINK at www.firstsaturdaylime.com to save 10% every time you lime.
  • Grubbly Farms! Use code WINE20 at www.grubblyfarms.com to save 20% on your next order of delicious black soldier fly larvae.

Show Notes:

Rooster crowing was recorded by Shelley and can be found here. Goat Bleating was recorded by Blastwavefx.com and can be found here. Both used under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0. 

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm Minisode #04 - Drink & Grubbly

Bev & Sam get to know the crew at Grubbly Farms! Learn how the company behind #grubblieshappyhour got started, what the black soldier fly larvae were originally intended for, how they are making a HUGE environmental impact, and enjoy some laughs as they share several hilarious larvae stories.

Sponsors:

This episode is brought to you by: 

  • Grubbly Farms! Use code WINE20 at www.grubblyfarms.com to save 20% on your next order of delicious black soldier fly larvae.

Show Notes:

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #19 - No Wonder My Goats Have Diarrhea

Sam & Bev talk merch, keeping your animals cool in this HOT weather (whoohoo Grubblito!), sick goats, probiotics, how to NOT feed goats, leukosis and Mareks in chickens, taking the shame out of finding out your flock has a serious illness, and shedding guilt over medicating animals when they are sick.

Sponsors:

This episode is brought to you by: 

  • Henny & Roo! Use code DRINKANDFARM at www.hennyandroo.com to save 10% on your first box when you subscribe.
  • First Saturday Lime! Use code #DRINK at www.firstsaturdaylime.com to save 10% every time you lime.
  • Grubbly Farms! Use code WINE20 at www.grubblyfarms.com to save 20% on your next order of delicious black soldier fly larvae.

Show Notes:

Rooster crowing was recorded by Shelley and can be found here. Goat Bleating was recorded by Blastwavefx.com and can be found here. Both used under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0. 

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #18 - They Didn't Use the Word Hiney

Bev & Sam discuss what their podcast is really about, making Instagram a friendlier place, ulcerative enteritis in chickens, an update on the turkey eggs, why Bev will never open open a dud hatching egg again, not believing your kids when they say an egg seems extra gross, Bev treats her first goat illness, and they answer some fun listener questions.

Sponsors:

This episode is brought to you by: 

  • Henny & Roo! Use code DRINKANDFARM at www.hennyandroo.com to save 10% on your first box when you subscribe.
  • First Saturday Lime! Use code #DRINK at www.firstsaturdaylime.com to save 10% every time you lime.
  • Grubbly Farms! Use code WINE20 at www.grubblyfarms.com to save 20% on your next order of delicious black soldier fly larvae.

Show Notes:

Rooster crowing was recorded by Shelley and can be found here. Goat Bleating was recorded by Blastwavefx.com and can be found here. Both used under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0. 

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm Minisode #03 - Drink & Roo

Sam & Bev chat with Tina from Henny & Roo, the subscription box for chickens! Learn how they got started, how they put the box together and choose the products, what some of the favorites from past boxes are, and what essentials every chicken keeper should have in their first aid kit. Tina also shares some exclusive Henny & Roo news for Drink & Farm listeners to hear first!

Sponsors:

This episode is brought to you by: 

  • Henny & Roo! Use code DRINKANDFARM at www.hennyandroo.com to save 10% on your first box when you subscribe.

Show Notes:

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #17 - Did You Just Say Meow?

Bev & Sam are not huggers, but they might hug you if you catch them at the right time at the Naperville Ale Fest! They have a lot of podcast updates and housekeeping, some follow up on how Bev feels about chicken personalities, coming up with a tag line and name for the listeners, discuss Marek's disease and biosecurity practices that could protect your flock, getting a necropsy, the shortage of vets rural areas are struggling with, and the clean plate club.

Sponsors:

This episode is brought to you by: 

  • Henny & Roo! Use code DRINKANDFARM at www.hennyandroo.com to save 10% on your first box when you subscribe.
  • First Saturday Lime! Use code #DRINK at www.firstsaturdaylime.com to save 10% every time you lime.
  • Grubbly Farms! Use code WINE20 at www.grubblyfarms.com to save 20% on your next order of delicious black soldier fly larvae.

Show Notes:

Rooster crowing was recorded by Shelley and can be found here. Goat Bleating was recorded by Blastwavefx.com and can be found here. Both used under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0. 

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm Minisode #02 - Drink & Lime

Sam & Bev  conduct their first interview with Jessica from First Saturday Lime! Not only will you learn some history about this small, family run business, but you'll learn how this totally safe, organic, pest control product can be used all over your farm and home, how it is different from hydrated lime, what it does best, and what fun plans they have for lime and their company. Jessica tells us her most hilarious farm story, and asks an important question many new chicken keepers have, but are too embarrassed to ask. You've seen the product all over social media, buckle up, and enjoy this hilariously informative interview Drink & Farm style.

Sponsors:

  • This episode is brought to you by First Saturday Lime. Go to www.firstsaturdaylime.com and use code #drink to save 10% off your purchase EVERY time you lime 

Show Notes:

 Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #16 - We Would Never Eat People

Bev & Sam revisit animal by-products in feed, talk a bit about Mad Cow Disease, holding animals to the same standards as people, when your own dog attacks your chickens, saving a neighbor’s turkey eggs after an accident with mama turkey, suicide rates in the farming community, neighboring, integrating baby ducks together, and chicken saddles.

Sponsors:

  • This episode is brought to you by Henny & Roo! Use code DRINKANDFARM at www.hennyandroo.com to save 10% on your first box when you subscribe.
  • The drinks for this episode were sponsored by @Thimbleworks Cheers lady!

Show Notes:

Rooster crowing was recorded by Shelley and can be found here. Goat Bleating was recorded by Blastwavefx.com and can be found here. Both used under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0. 

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #15 - Buttholes Have Skin

Sam & Bev discuss container gardening and critter issues, Bev builds something (sort of), herbs for chickens, vegetarian fed omnivores, the new selfies, being open minded, making time to create efficiency, more about the Naperville Alefest, and what hatcheries do with rooster chicks.

Our chat about vegetarian fed omnivores needs follow up. Be sure and check out the links in the show notes to see the varying opinions on this matter, and watch out for a minisode ALL about our follow up on the subject next week. In the meantime, let us know what you think in the infamous Facebook group. 

Sponsors:

  • This episode is brought to you by Henny & Roo! Use code DRINKANDFARM at www.hennyandroo.com to save 10% on your first box when you subscribe.
  • The drinks for this episode were sponsored by @AshleyKirnan Cheers lady!

Show Notes:

Rooster crowing was recorded by Shelley and can be found here. Goat Bleating was recorded by Blastwavefx.com and can be found here. Both used under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0. 

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #14 - Raise Your Meat

Bev & Sam talk about Bev's deer incident and all the other hot mess things going on at Bev's place, some tips for when you can't stop in time when a deer darts in front of you, processing ducks for meat, learning from other Instagram homesteaders, gratefully and unapologetically raising and processing meat, seeing guinea fowl up close for the first time, the peanut episode of Rotten and food allergies, banding a goat, more questionable instagram hashtags, and the most adorable donkey ev-ah!

Sponsors:

  • This episode is brought to you by Henny & Roo! Use code DRINKANDFARM at www.hennyandroo.com to save 10% on your first box when you subscribe.
  • The drinks for this episode were sponsored by @AshleyKirnan Cheers lady!

Show Notes:

Rooster crowing was recorded by Shelley and can be found here. Goat Bleating was recorded by Blastwavefx.com and can be found here. Both used under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0. 

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm Minisode #01 -Drink & Hatch

Bev & Sam do something different! Learn how to hatch eggs from start to finish, Drink & Farm style. 

Sponsors:

  • This episode is brought to you by Henny & Roo! Use code DRINKANDFARM at www.hennyandroo.com to save 10% on your first box when you subscribe.

Show Notes:

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #13 - Don't Put Poop In Your Milk

Sam & Bev discuss toasters V. toaster ovens, Bev tells the story of the un-hatchable eggs, have real talk about heat lamps, discuss early observations of Cornish rock cross meat chickens, new information on hatching ducklings in the incubator, vent sexing ducklings, have a super long but fabulous discussion about the Rotten episode Milk Money, attitudes towards food consumption, and how perception can affect your life.

Sponsors:

  • We’re ABSOLUTELY thrilled to share our first sponsor with you, Henny & Roo! Use code DRINKANDFARM at www.hennyandroo.com to save 10% on your first box when you subscribe.

Show Notes:

Rooster crowing was recorded by Shelley and can be found here. Goat Bleating was recorded by Blastwavefx.com and can be found here. Both used under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0. 

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #12 - Mostly Humping & A Little Bit of Headbutting

Sam & Bev discuss Bev’s goat additions and how dam and bottle raised babies compare, why it’s best to approach farm situations with caution if it’s something you haven’t dealt with hands on before, more of Sam’s egg hatching wisdom, duck hatching update, rabbit breeding and genetics, how difficult it is to keep boy goats, the chicken episode of Rotten, tips for saving for ethically raised meat and how to cut down meat consumption, farm kid stories, and how much they are looking forward to next week’s discussion about the milk episode of Rotten.

Show Notes:

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #11 - The Booze Makes the Magic

Bev & Sam talk local wine and light beer, give updates on all their fun farming things, chat about chickens in the garden, talk bees & almonds (did you do your homework!?), shirts with roosters on them, other farm attire, and questionable hashtags on Instagram.

Show Notes:

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #10 - This Just Came Out of My Polish Chicken's Butt!

Drink & Farm is now in its awkward pre-teen phase. Double digits! Sam and Bev discuss plans for the Naperville Ale Fest, why it’s not a good idea to let your animals partake in your chore beer or wine, Bev’s shady parking lot egg exchange, Sam updates us on her duck eggs, they assign some homework, discuss how to behave around cows, Bev meets a mini donkey, Sam shares some tips to deal with an aggressive rooster, Bev laments about her sort of but not fully broody hen, and you do not want to miss this week’s listener farm story. Seriously.

Show Notes:

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!

Drink & Farm #09 - Shriveled Up, Wrinkly, and Sad Looking

Bev had a car accident and participated in a 150-mile relay race, Sam gets Hamlet II fixed and discovers what’s actually in that “piss pocket” they left on a cliff hanger last week, and they both plead with Mother Nature to bring on spring. Farm topics include: getting fun chick breeds from the feed store, keeping chicks and eggs warm in a power outage, goat yoga, some raw milk tips, and Bev gives a PSA on why you need math skills on the farm.

Show Notes:

Some of the the links in the show notes are affiliate links from which we may make a small commission should you use them to make a purchase. Read our full disclosure statement here. While using a link won't affect your purchase in any way, you could look at it as though you've bought us a drink. Cheers!