Chicken Update

They’re here!  The Coop is still not ready, however they’ll need to be in the brooder for a few weeks, which means, in the kitchen for a few weeks.  There are 25 little peepers.  No losses so far.  (Thank you, God.)  There is one obnoxious one, that has been named Turd-Bucket or Jerk-Face or Little-Poop, … Continue reading Chicken Update

Chicken Plans

About 3 weeks ago my sister announced that she was ordering straight run Speckled Sussex chicks for spring laying.  Speckled Sussex are my favorite chicken.  Gorgeous plumage, pleasant disposition, consistent layers and heavy build so you can eat the roosters.  I greened up with envy while rejoicing that she was going to be producing eggs again.  Then, … Continue reading Chicken Plans