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The Benefits of Free-Ranging Laying Hen Chickens

At Gentry Homestead, we've seen firsthand the advantages of a free-ranging lifestyle for our flock of over 50 chicks, hens, and roosters. This method, which allows our chickens to roam […]
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A Gardener's Guide: The Art of Collecting, Washing, Drying, and Storing Tomato Seeds for the Next Season

Hello, dear readers! Today, we're delving into a particularly rewarding aspect of home gardening: collecting and storing tomato seeds. By harvesting your own seeds, you ensure that you are growing […]
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Egg Production → Turkey Transition

At Gentry Homestead, we are committed to providing our local community with fresh, nutritious eggs from happy and healthy pasture-fed chickens. To achieve this, we hatch our own chicks through […]
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Kunekune Pigs

Kunekune pigs are a unique breed of domesticated pig that originated in New Zealand. The word "Kunekune" means "fat and round" in the Maori language, which is an apt description […]
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Dexter Cattle

Welcome to the Gentry Homestead, a place where sustainable living and love for the environment go hand in hand. Our family farm is committed to preserving the land for future […]
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Chicken Incubation and Hatching Baby Chicks

Chicken Incubation

Have you ever thought about incubating and raising your own chickens? Not only can this provide you with a steady source of fresh eggs or meat, but it also allows […]
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The Gentry Homestead Grow Tunnel

High Tunnel

At Gentry Homestead, we utilize a variety of sustainable farming practices to ensure that we are growing healthy, nutritious produce while also minimizing our impact on the environment. One of […]
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Herb Garden: ​​The Art of Creating and Maintaining a Versatile Herb Garden

Herb gardens are a beautiful and practical addition to any home, providing fresh flavors for your culinary creations and an array of natural remedies for common ailments. In this blog […]
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Chicken and Corn Chowder photograph

Chicken, Corn and Rice Chowder

One chicken breast Can of sweet corn Half can of cream of celery Half can of cream of chicken 2  cups of chicken broth Half cooked rice (1 cup) 1:2 […]
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Basil Pesto Linguine with Chicken Recipe

Blend these items in a blender or food processor. The amount of EVOO will vary depending on how thick or runny you prefer your sauce. I love adding more garlic […]
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