O'Brien Feirme

Quail Eggs and your Dog’s Health

We produce more quail eggs than we can hatch in the incubators. (continue to the end of this blog to view a video of a quail hatching on the Feirme) ...

Conservation on the Feirme

Why we focus on Conservation:   I would like to start off by stating the obvious.  Yes, we are children of the 60’s.  I have put it out there to the...

Hydroponic Farming

As part of the new greenhouse project, we have started to grow hydroponically. We are very excited about the early results from our efforts.  Back in...

Hill Country Working Farm

Working Farm   The Feirme (Farm) is exactly that… a farm.  Although small, our poultry, orchards, greenhouses and gardens provide a steady...

Hill Country Anniversary Celebration

Happy Anniversary    One of the most common reasons that guests come to the farm is to celebrate their anniversary.  We love making the anniversary...

Hill Country Fall Festivals

  Fall on the Farm   As the weather turned cool this week… Ok it is slightly less hot.  This is Texas and the changing of the seasons is not...

Winter Harvest in the Hill Country

  Our First Lemon Harvest   This week we harvested lemons off the trees we planted last year.  It looks like we will also have a good number of...

Weekend Birthday Celebration

  Happy Birthday   We were fortunate enough to have another guest celebrate their birthday at the Feirme this weekend.  It is such a joy to make...

Dog Friendly Bed and Breakfast Boerne

Dog Friendly!   Since we listed our cottage on AirBNB, we have seen that 90% of our guests bring their fur babies with them. From our perspective this...

Exotic Deer in Texas Hill Country

Exotic Deer in the Hill Country   Many guests comment on how many deer roam through the front yard of the cottages.  They are fascinating to observe. ...

Barn Cats on the Feirme

  It was a quiet weekend on the Feirme.  We had no guests in the cottages (a very unusual event) and the crew took a well-deserved weekend off from...

Feirme Eggs & Produce Available at Cibolo Farmer’s Market

Visit us at the Farmer’s Market     Annie is on a roll  Many of you have visited Annie’s food cart (Annie’s on a Roll) at the Farmer’s Market...

Quail Hatching and Brooding

  Quail Hatching   Quail Hatching! The babies are here!  We welcomed our first brood of quail for the season.  It was a bit late this year.  The quail...