From Austria, with love… the Sulmtaler

From Austria, with love… the Sulmtaler

In late 2013, Sunbird Farms started working with the Red Wheaten Sulmtaler.  We spent many months planning this project and were so excited to kick it off.  Over the following months, we raised a number of Red Wheaten and Gold Duckwing Sulmtalers.  The breed was delightful to look at, thrived on free-range, and laid a … Continue reading

A Critical Case… Pilgrim Geese

A Critical Case… Pilgrim Geese

One of only three American breeds of geese, the Pilgrim Goose is a real charmer.  Although it is unlikely that the name “Pilgrim” is the result of the breed being raised by the original colonists, they are truly an American treasure.  Today, Pilgrim geese are listed on the Livestock Conservancy’s website as “critical,” their most … Continue reading

Spring Happenings at Sunbird Farms

Spring Happenings at Sunbird Farms

Well, Spring has officially sprung…and around here it feels like Summer will start any day (we’ve been knocking on the 90′s already).  So it seemed like a good time to share our “goings-on” and the plans we have for the upcoming seasons. As some of you may have noticed, we had a little “contest” a few weeks … Continue reading