Organic

Gardening: Fresh Veggies for You and Your Chickens

2018-04-03T09:32:13+00:00 Chicken care, Grow with Us, Organic|0 Comments

Even chickens love the kale craze! While you’re tending to your organic garden, and reaping all the rewards that come from it, keep your chickens in mind. As you revel in homemade pesto from your fresh basil or a delicious pasta sauce from your homegrown tomatoes, remember that your chickens will also enjoy ...

Grow with Us: Tap Into Your Inner Farmer

2018-03-22T12:56:27+00:00 Grow with Us, News and Updates, Organic|0 Comments

Six years ago I planted my first garden. It was a haphazard effort, digging some holes, dumping in seeds, watering when needed, and hoping for the best. Considering my lackluster effort, I reaped what seemed like an endless supply of cherry tomatoes, a flourish of basil, and mint til my heart was content and my ...

No Dirty Birds — Go Organic from Day 1

2018-02-13T09:53:49+00:00 Animal Feed Regulations, Chicken care, Organic, Poultry Feed|2 Comments

Last month, a farmer in Oregon who uses our poultry feed for his meat birds contacted us to tell us a quick story. He had recently taken his birds to be processed. When the processor looked at the birds, he asked, “What do you feed your birds?” The farmer said, “Scratch and Peck Feeds. Why?” ...

Foothills Farms: Feed Fermenting Fiends!

2018-03-13T09:43:00+00:00 Chicken care, Farms and Suppliers, Organic, Tips and Tricks|9 Comments

Our fermentation and pastured poultry systems have become such a valuable asset to Foothills Farm. We have experienced gains in overall animal health, soil fertility, vegetable quality, and profitability, just to name a few.Pastured feed fermentation can be a key pillar for the farmer or rancher that is interested in implementing or improving regenerative methods ...

Taking Local to a New Level with Our New Facility

2017-09-19T14:33:49+00:00 News and Updates, Organic|0 Comments

The wide open space allows room for driving the forklifts safely through the warehouse. Located just down the road from our original location in Bellingham, WA, we've now found a new home for our growing business in Burlington, WA. This comes after a three-year search for the perfect facility that would meet the ...

Hatching Education from Day 1

2017-08-10T17:00:00+00:00 Chicken care, Feed information, Organic, Poultry Feed|0 Comments

This spring we have partnered with Mother Earth News to bring attention to how to hatch your own eggs into tiny fluff balls of delight. We started the season with Organic from Day 1 – a campaign about feeding baby chicks and ducklings organic, non-medicated feed from the beginning to ensure optimal health for your ...