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Chicken Coop Progress

The coop almost has a roof! Once we have enclosed the top, finished the front door and installed a lockable cover on the chicken entrance, we will be good to go. 55 more words

Homesteading

Baby Spiders and Chicken Poop

This morning, well before I was sufficiently caffeinated to take on the day, I accomplished one of our big fall chores: deep cleaning the chicken coop and run. 282 more words

Chickens

7HH-G photo from 9/15/14

This photo was taken in the morning after an evening of rain showers. The chicken coop is in the background. The roof of our Warre bee hive is the yellow spot to the left and our straw bale garden is in the foreground.

Backyard Chickens

Marijuana in the chicken coop

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – Investigators say a 70-year-old man was growing marijuana in a chicken coop in the backyard of his Columbia home.

Police said in a news release that Thomas McMillan was using high intensity lights to help the plants grow to up to 10 feet. 64 more words

Local News

Week Four: Not my Favorite Week

Last week I posted about Drusilla and how excited I was that her head feathers were growing in, she was looking fabulous, but it turns out the other chickens were not on board. 1,047 more words

Chickens

Breed of the Week: Brahma

Brahmas are often known as the “King of chickens” because of their large size and upright stature. The breed was first developed in America after very large birds were imported from Shanghai. 394 more words

Poultry