Drink & Farm #78 - Gets Hotter When You Stir It

Bev & Sam discuss what to do with the body after an animal dies on your farm. It’s not fun to think about, but after this episode you’ll know what some of the options are, and have the info you need to plan ahead so you won’t be left scrambling when the time comes.

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Drink & Farm #77 - Well Mannered Pig Child

Sam moved Hamlet the mini-pig from the house to the barn! She and Bev discuss how Sam knew it was time, deep dive into normal mini-pig behavior, how they communicate, their mannerisms, and go through the steps recommended to make the move from indoor pig to barn pig without causing trauma. They also discuss a crowing roosting that was sued, avian leukosis, a murderous rooster, and a vegan that sued her neighbor for barbecuing.

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Drink & Farm #76 - Smell This Chicken

Sam shares a simple recipe for jalapeno simple syrup and teaches you how to make a spicy margarita, Bev gets covered in vent gleet and they discuss how to recognize and treat vent gleet in your chicken flock, and they both share how they deal with death on their farms.

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Drink & Farm Minisode #21 - Drink & Celebrate Rural Women

Sam & Bev chat with Katelyn Duban host of The Rural Woman Podcast! They discuss how Katelyn got into AG, why she made the decision to farm full time, how providing food to the world has impacted her personally, and of course her incredibly inspiring podcast. They dive a bit deep into why your farm’s stories and experiences should be shared, and Katelyn tells them a hilarious farm story of her own! Be sure and listen to the latest episode of The Rural Woman Podcast because this episode has a 2nd half over there! Katelyn interviews Sam & Bev and it’s a lot of fun.

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Drink & Farm Minisode #20 - Drink & Live A Frugal Farmish Life

Bev and Sam chat with Amy Dingmann, host of the podcast A Farmish Kind of Life and author of the popular blog by the same name, all about MONEY! Prepare to sweat, or not! Amy published a wonderful book called “It’s Not About Money…Except When It Is”. Her book has some tips and tricks you can use to save a few bucks, but it's more about the mindset of spending, and it’s delivered in her funny, friendly, no-nonsense tone. They discuss the different types of people who consider themselves to be frugal, why some frugal living tips may not work for you, how to shift your focus when the belt has to be extra tight, and some of the hidden costs in living your dream farmish kind of life,

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Drink & Farm #75 - Definitely Isn't Persnickety

Sam & Bev discuss Herc the donk’s new attitude problem, photosensitivity in goats, an amazing new farm docudrama, a cow teat with some bling, and read a listener story about that one time a pig really did fly on her farm.

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Drink & Farm #74 - Totally More Responsible Than People Buying Them Off The Internet

Bev & Sam discuss Facebook’s crackdown on animal buying and selling. They also chat about Facebook’s newest shareholder, seagulls living it up, and the wine and cheese pairing we’ve all been waiting for.

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Drink & Farm #73 - A Fancy Way To Say Hole

Sam and Bev discuss starting a Fall garden! Think it’s too late? Think again! Listen in and find out what plants thrive as the temp drops, what to do with the awesome things you harvest, and learn some fun facts and garden terminology. They also discuss a special corn maze theme, Bev’s new barn cats, a singing donkey, a potential farm murder, and read a hilarious listener story about riding bareback!

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Some of the the links in the show notes may be 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 #72 - Being A Google Warrior Doesn't Make You A Vet

This episode is lovingly dedicated to Darby the goat. Bev shares everything she learned and witnessed while treating Darby for pneumonia. They lighten the mood by discussing a chicken breast that crawled off a plate in a restaurant, and a woman that saved a rooster from the Appalachian Trail.

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Some of the the links in the show notes may be 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 #19 - Drink & Survive A Beer Fest

Bev & Sam discuss how much fun they had at the Naperville Ale Fest, give you their favorite tips to survive and thrive drinking at a beer festival, and Bev tells her Air BnB nightmare story.

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Drink & Farm #71 - Float Into The Goat Diarrhea

Sam & Bev share what was in their Henny & Roo box, discuss everyone’s FAVORITE thing to find in their got herd - diarrhea, and have a great farm story starring raccoons!

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Drink & Farm Minisode #18 - Drink & Ask Your Questions

Bev & Sam answer your burning questions! Some are farm related, some are not, and one made us ugly cry.

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Drink & Farm Minisode #17 - Drink & Meet Twain

Who's Twain you ask? He has THE COOLEST job in the world as the small flock poultry consultant for Nutrena Feeds and he has a wealth of knowledge when it comes to chickens and helping small flock owners be successful raising them. We discuss why chicken nutrition matters for your laying hens and meat birds, why straight run isn’t a worthwhile way to order egg laying chickens unless you really want roosters, how to find the perfect meat bird breed for the taste you are looking for, and what to expect when raising some of the different types of meat birds. Whether you eat meat, raise meat birds, or not, we think you'll find much of the knowledge shared by Twain super interesting!

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Drink & Farm #70 - Not Everybody's Pee Smells The Same

Sam & Bev discuss Herc the donk’s healing issues, goat aprons, a rooster being sued, sheep tails, and read a wonderful listener saga about a baby donkey birth.

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Drink & Farm #69 - Get A Donkey They Said

Bev & Sam revisit how to handle a feisty roo, Sam shares about her awesome new Omlet coop and gave it a racy name, and shares an update on the Coop Dreams hatching eggs and finally gets answers about the issue Herc the donkey is having from his original gelding surgery.

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Drink & Farm Minisode #16 - Drink & Chaffhaye

Sam & Bev chat with Jay Hill, co-owner of Chaffhaye and so much more! This is not just a long commercial for Chaffhaye, though you will learn about this premium feed and why Bev is obsessed with it. Also hear how Jay went from farming 10 acres at 16 years old to over 1,800 acres, why he’s a large scale production farmer and how myths about large farms are so wrong, and what his sustainable farming model means to him, the earth, and those that consume his products.

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Drink & Farm #68 - I Love You With All Of My Skin

Bev & Sam discuss how the recent flooding is affecting farmers’ mental health, what’s being done to help, and who you should call when you’re in crisis. In the US, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is 1-800-273-8255. In the UK the Samaritans can be contacted on 116 123. In Australia, the crisis support service Lifeline is on 13 11 14. Other international suicide helplines can be found at www.befrienders.org.


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Drink & Farm #67 - We'll Just Call It Mipsy

Sam & Bev chat about Herc the donk’s gelding complication, hatching the Coop Dreams eggs, and the ins and outs of crop insurance.

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  • The drinks for this episode were sponsored by @thimbleworks Cheers lady! Go check out her shop and use code DRINKANDFARM for 10% off!

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Drink & Farm Minisode #15 - Drink & Coop Camp

Bev & Sam share their experiences from day 3 of Coop Camp 2019 in this special minisode. They discuss some of the fascinating things they learned from the presenters, and share what aspects of Coop Camp 2019 are the most memorable.

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Drink & Farm #66 - I'm Sad I Was Peeing When That Happened

Sam & Bev went to Coop Camp! Whoop-Whoop! In this special episode they discuss the first two days of Coop Camp in their entirety and what it was like getting ready to leave their farms for 4 days, the stress they felt putting a presentation together, finding the nerve to speak in front of an audience, and the topics discussed during the first day of presentations and their favorite nugget of info from each speaker. Day 3 of Coop Camp will be covered in the next minisode!

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  • Grubbly Farms! Use code FARM15 at www.grubblyfarms.com to save 15% on your first order of delicious black soldier flies for your flock.

  • Our Executive Producer Patreon Contributors! Thank you Ashley Kirnan, Montanna Coombs, Christine Cianni, Natalie Quist, Jessica Hawkins, Elise Ferguson, Larry Wright, Angela Hollis, Molly Kollodziej, Kaela Wood, and Tanya Newlove!

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