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Barred Rock cockerel, $450 SOLD

Here is a young Barred Plymouth Rock rooster that is almost silent following the crow reduction surgery.  You can stand with your back to him and not even know he is crowing.  45 more words

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First egg!

My husband and I are happy to announce that our hens (well, one of them) have started laying! Mike found it in the nesting box when he was closing up the coop last night. 17 more words

Chickens

Raising Chickens and the Most Expensive Eggs I've Ever Eaten

Raising chickens is not for the impatient.  Since starting with chickens in April, I have gotten exactly 9 eggs and have no more coming.  After what I’ve spent on feed alone, this comes out to around $10 an egg. 473 more words