Yearly Archives: 2014

Dunham Kids Get Their HoneyBees

Today we made the trip to get some Honeybee NUCs for a couple of our children.  Leaving our home at 3:45 am, we arrived at our destination around 6 am.  Riley and Daisy both bought a NUC for themselves.  I am very proud of their decision to take a risk on honeybees.  They paid for the bees…
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Rabbit Feeder / Litter Box

Here is another Dunham Homestead Creation.  A special request from a friend, but we can make them for you too!!!  You are able to feed your rabbit hay in the hay feeder while they take care of necessary business.  These can be shipped wherever you need them.  The cost of the feeder/litter box is $39.00…
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Maple Sap to Maple Syrup Conversion.

Most of the time when I am talking with people about pure maple syrup from maple sap, the question of how much sap does it take comes up.  Then I tell them that it depends on the sugar content of the sap that the tree is dripping out, so I made the following chart.  This…
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Sap Season?

Half way through January I posted that sap season was coming soon.  I had no idea that we would start a lot later this year.  We just put our first taps in the trees today!  Hopefully we will still have a decent season with many sap runs.  I continue to be amazed at the process…
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