Welcome toΒ 13-Mile Farm in Kurtistown, Hawai’i.

Mr Lucky

Mr Lucky Greets the Day

We are located onΒ six rural acres about 12 miles south ofΒ Hilo, on the east side of the Big Island of Hawai’i. Our farm is mauka the highway and near Plant It Hawai’i, Punachicks Farm, and Rainbow Friends Animal Sanctuary. We plan for self-sufficiency by growing fruits and vegetables, and raising chickens, goats, and bees.

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1 week ago

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Hibiscus flowers are preferred by the birds, while the goats go for leaves and bark. ... See MoreSee Less

2 weeks ago

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At 13-Mile Farm, we are members of the American Pastured Poultry Producers Assoc (APPPA). They just produced a video that sums up the reasoning behind pastured poultry, as opposed to confined. Check it out.
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We love your eggs!

3 weeks ago

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Chicken Memes
Black Australorp cockerels are impressive beasts, just ask this reporter. 🀣
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3 weeks ago

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The Aussie pullets are catching on...finally. Their eggs are small, as expected since they just started laying this week, and now they are starting to use the roll-away box. Yesterday saw 6 eggs, 4 of which were in the box! Go girls!! πŸ”πŸ”πŸ”πŸ” ... See MoreSee Less

The Aussie pullets are catching on...finally. Their eggs are small, as expected since they just started laying this week, and now they are starting to use the roll-away box. Yesterday saw 6 eggs, 4 of which were in the box! Go girls!! πŸ”πŸ”πŸ”πŸ”

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WooooHoooo! There is no better feeling than seeing those first eggs come rolling in! Congrats!

3 weeks ago

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The Aussies are enjoying the forest at the edge of their pasture. More insects and small mo'o to complement their diet with natural protein. Let the chickens be chickens is part of our strategy. πŸ”πŸ“ ... See MoreSee Less

The Aussies are enjoying the forest at the edge of their pasture. More insects and small moo to complement their diet with natural protein. Let the chickens be chickens is part of our strategy. πŸ”πŸ“

4 weeks ago

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Check the calendar, Jim Adkins! First eggs from my Black Australorp pullets! ... See MoreSee Less

Check the calendar, Jim Adkins! First eggs from my Black Australorp pullets!

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Woo Hoo! Congrats!

Wow! Exciting!!

4 weeks ago

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My Buckeye rooster, LeBron, suffered storm damage to his coop. He and the ladies were looking at total tarp disintegration as the rain was starting yesterday, so I got them a new roof and they've been doing fine in this latest deluge. β›ˆοΈ ... See MoreSee Less

My Buckeye rooster, LeBron, suffered storm damage to his coop. He and the ladies were looking at total tarp disintegration as the rain was starting yesterday, so I got them a new roof and theyve been doing fine in this latest deluge. β›ˆοΈ

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Nice! What do you put in the white pipe? Is that a feeder or a nesting box up high in the back?

1 month ago

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That's my boy, Mr Lucky. Good thing he's a sweetheart. ... See MoreSee Less

Thats my boy, Mr Lucky. Good thing hes a sweetheart.

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I agree- Spurs for days !

Those are some spurs! 😳

2 months ago

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Still small enough to fit through the chicken door! πŸ˜€ ... See MoreSee Less

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I have one doe that is very tiny and I had to keep shrinking the chicken hole several times πŸ˜‚.

And no butts about it! What a good girl! She looks a little bewildered at where she's entered....she is adorable.

Dozens and dozens of eggs 😎😎

Lol!