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Death of a Flock….Lessons Learned

Death of a Flock….Lessons Learned

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Death of a flock is not a title that makes you think this story will be uplifting does it? While there are two survivors of my original flock of eight chickens, I am not sure that one will make it. There are lots of lessons learned with chickens, ALWAYS. Read the rest of this entry

Should You Consider Backyard Chickens? Pros and Cons

Should You Consider Backyard Chickens? Pros and Cons
I am pretty, oh so pretty...

I am pretty, oh so pretty…

If you had told me two years ago how much I would enjoy my backyard chickens, I probably would not have believed you. If you had told me two years ago how much work backyard chickens would be, I probably would not have believed you!  Read more to find out a few things to consider before embarking on this wild crazy journey!
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A Chicken’s Work Is Never Done….

A Chicken’s Work Is Never Done….
OKAY GIRLS, WE HAVE A JOB TO DO!

OKAY GIRLS, WE HAVE A JOB TO DO!

Sometime over the winter we discovered an area of the backyard that had sunken, leaving a hole that need to be filled. Around the same time, we noticed that one of our front-yard drainage pipes had filled with dirt and debris and was not draining well. Read the rest of this entry