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Millfield Farm

Millfield Farm the comings and goings on at Millfield Farm Marshall, VA. Teaching people about Family Preparedness

Operating as usual

02/02/2023

To be fair, every day should be ground hog day. 😂🇺🇸

02/02/2023

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Job done! Thanks Jonathan!! He went above and beyond!
11/03/2022

Job done! Thanks Jonathan!! He went above and beyond!

We have done a thing…trenching from the well and electrical sources to the barn and coops.. 1. This will make mowing eas...
11/02/2022

We have done a thing…trenching from the well and electrical sources to the barn and coops.. 1. This will make mowing easier.. no pulling hoses that we used to get water to the barn or coops and no over head electrical wires draped thru the trees! 2. And in the winter, no more hauling water down to the barn or coops in the ice and snow. Hydrants have been installed near the barn and coops. 3. The trenching to the coops will eliminate the trip hazard of all the tree roots. Yeah!

10/22/2022

“I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.”
― L. M. Montgomery

Photo by Tony Colasurdo

10/22/2022

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10/22/2022
Storing Fresh Eggs in Limewater (Keeps 12+ Months)
10/22/2022
Storing Fresh Eggs in Limewater (Keeps 12+ Months)

Storing Fresh Eggs in Limewater (Keeps 12+ Months)

The practice of storing eggs in lime water goes back centuries, and it's still one of the best ways to preserve eggs without refrigeration. Anyone whose kept chickens knows that egg production doesn't always line

10/22/2022

10/22/2022

Gladly 🐴

Meet Tiffany and Dusty our barn cats! They are confined in the crates for a month until they are bonded to us and the pr...
08/27/2022

Meet Tiffany and Dusty our barn cats! They are confined in the crates for a month until they are bonded to us and the property!

Enjoying the sunshine after days of rain!  My heart stops when they do this until they twitch!
08/16/2022

Enjoying the sunshine after days of rain! My heart stops when they do this until they twitch!

Grandkids having fun on the farm andHarvested onions today!
08/13/2022

Grandkids having fun on the farm and
Harvested onions today!

The chicken nuggets have graduated from the tub and are exploring their new digs!
07/04/2022

The chicken nuggets have graduated from the tub and are exploring their new digs!

Harvest day.. today is a much better day! Cool with a breeze…. They will get shrinked wrapped, put in the fridge for thr...
05/28/2022

Harvest day.. today is a much better day! Cool with a breeze…. They will get shrinked wrapped, put in the fridge for three day then in the freezer! 29 Cornish rocks, and may be turkeys!

Elsa clean and clipped shirt for the summer.. Tally photo bombing!!
05/28/2022

Elsa clean and clipped shirt for the summer.. Tally photo bombing!!

So, posted this on my personal page. Dave caught the snake and a rat in traps in the barn. The rat was taken pretty quic...
05/25/2022

So, posted this on my personal page. Dave caught the snake and a rat in traps in the barn. The rat was taken pretty quick. It took a couple of days for something to eat the snake. Dave thinks a raccoon picked the flesh clean.
We joke that we are leaving offerings to the Owl god, as we have a Great horned owl on our property.

They are ready to harvest.. planning on Friday!
05/25/2022

They are ready to harvest.. planning on Friday!

Cornish rocks’ new home. This chicken tractor will be moved each day onto fresh pasture.
04/30/2022

Cornish rocks’ new home. This chicken tractor will be moved each day onto fresh pasture.

What a difference a day makes!
04/19/2022

What a difference a day makes!

Crazy weather! The alpacas are in the barn.. they got sheared yesterday, so no warm coats! Dave restyled their stall thi...
04/18/2022

Crazy weather!
The alpacas are in the barn.. they got sheared yesterday, so no warm coats! Dave restyled their stall this morning to give them more room.

The Cornish rocks are getting big.. they are almost full feathered out.. probably will have them in the chicken tractor ...
04/14/2022

The Cornish rocks are getting big.. they are almost full feathered out.. probably will have them in the chicken tractor on the pasture by the end of April!

Photos from Millfield Farm's post
03/30/2022

Photos from Millfield Farm's post

The Cornish Rocks have arrived! 30 of them!The post office called this morning for us to pick them up.. once there were ...
03/30/2022

The Cornish Rocks have arrived! 30 of them!
The post office called this morning for us to pick them up.. once there were in there new homes, they got a drink, some for some feed and all huddled under the heat lamps. They are in two tubs, with 15 birds in each!

Evening chores sucked!
01/16/2022

Evening chores sucked!

Happy Christmas Eve from the farm!
12/24/2021

Happy Christmas Eve from the farm!

11/14/2021

The new Facebook/Meta rule starts tomorrow where they can use your photos. Don't forget the deadline is today! This could be used in lawsuits against you. Everything you've ever posted is posted today - even messages that have been deleted. It doesn't cost anything, just copy and post, better than regretting later.
Under UCC Law Sections 1-207, 1-308... I am imposing my Reservation of Rights...
I DO NOT ALLOW Facebook/Meta or any other Facebook/Meta related person to use my photos, information, messages or messages, both in the past and in the future. This statement I inform Facebook/Meta that it is strictly prohibited to disclose, copy, distribute or take any other action against me based on this account and / or its contents. This account content is private and confidential information. Violation of my personal life may be punished by law.
NOTE: Facebook/Meta is now a public organization. All participants should post a note like this.
If you prefer, you can copy and paste this version. If you don't publish a discharge at least once, you'll automatically allow the use of your photos, as well as the information contained in your account status updates. NOT ′′ share ′′ but ′′ copy + paste "!
Their new algorithm is chosen by the same people - about 25 who will read your posts.
Consequently:
Hold your finger anywhere in this post and a copy will appear. Click on Copy. Then go to your page, start a new post and place your finger in an empty field. ′′ Insert ′′ will appear and you will click on it. This will pass the system.
I'm not giving Facebook/Meta permission to share my information posted on their website. PHOTOS, CURRENT or PAST, PUBLICATION, PHONE NUMBER OR POST... Absolutely nothing can be used in any form without my written permission.

10/30/2021

It sure will be easier to mow near the fence now!

Last Bradford Pear on the property.. bye.. bye
10/30/2021

Last Bradford Pear on the property.. bye.. bye

Wind damage so far on the farm. Looks like some chainsaw work and a board replacement!
10/26/2021

Wind damage so far on the farm. Looks like some chainsaw work and a board replacement!

Before and after!!! They look so funny after shearing!!!
04/18/2021

Before and after!!! They look so funny after shearing!!!

My boys out on the pasture.. next weekend is their spa weekend!!
04/13/2021

My boys out on the pasture.. next weekend is their spa weekend!!

Spring on the farm
03/25/2021

Spring on the farm

Up date! The tomatoes we moved to buckets are doing real well!, added lettuce and a regular tomato (not Cherry) in the b...
03/25/2021

Up date! The tomatoes we moved to buckets are doing real well!, added lettuce and a regular tomato (not Cherry) in the black and yellow tub.

Dave tweaked the nutrient solution and added air stones to the buckets.. wow, what a difference !! The left 4 buckets ar...
03/08/2021

Dave tweaked the nutrient solution and added air stones to the buckets.. wow, what a difference !! The left 4 buckets are tomatoes from my first planting of The aero gardens. Boy, are they producing. The buckets are from the latest transplant from the AeroGarden into the buckets. They will green up and bush out like the ones to the left.

Made some chicken saddles for one of the hens.. her back was devoid of feathers.
03/08/2021

Made some chicken saddles for one of the hens.. her back was devoid of feathers.

We sell fresh eggs and Cornish Rock chicken.. eggs $4.00 dozen.. chicken $2.00 a pound...7-8 pound whole chickens. So, f...
07/17/2020

We sell fresh eggs and Cornish Rock chicken.. eggs $4.00 dozen.. chicken $2.00 a pound...7-8 pound whole chickens. So, for the 7 pound it’s $14.00.. $16.00 for the 8 pound. Chickens are humanly grown and harvested.

Harvest day...goal is to harvest 30 Cornish Rock chickens today...Next weekend we host a birthday party!!
06/27/2020

Harvest day...goal is to harvest 30 Cornish Rock chickens today...
Next weekend we host a birthday party!!

The hydroponic garden is in.. moved the cherry tomatoes from the aero garden to this bigger hydroponic garden.
06/13/2020

The hydroponic garden is in.. moved the cherry tomatoes from the aero garden to this bigger hydroponic garden.

Address

5605 Dixons Mill Road
Marshall, VA
20115

Opening Hours

Monday 7am - 5pm
Tuesday 7am - 5pm
Wednesday 7am - 5pm
Thursday 7am - 5pm
Friday 7am - 5pm
Saturday 7am - 5pm
Sunday 7am - 5pm

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(540) 364-1229

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