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Movin' on up!

Well this week has certainly been a whirlwind of activity! The garden started exploding, we butchered our first (jumbo) Pekin male, plinked some rodents who were trying to harass the duck’s food supply, and had to patch up our smallest female (who had an abscess on her wing) while she hissed at us for getting too close to her claimed egg clutch. 1,244 more words

His & Her Perspective

New Batch Of Freshly Hatched Chicks

Second batch of chicks are taking their time hatching. There are always early birds. The two I’m posting are the first to hatch. In this picture I have a Cuckoo Marans and a Cochin Bantam cross Cuckoo Marans. 196 more words

Hobby Farm

Artichoke

The globe artichoke (Cynara cardunculus var. scolymus) is a variety of a species of thistle cultivated as a food. The edible portion of the plant consists of the flower buds before the flowers come into bloom. 57 more words

Art

And we are the proud parents of...

A whole lot of Praying Mantis.

Check out the videos we took the other morning of a few of them hatching.

Video #1 and Video #2… 22 more words

A chick with three lives

THE VIEW – 6.45 a.m.

Over a period of two days, BB succeeded in hatching three chicks, leaving three eggs in the nest. Fortunately, Kevin popped in to check on the new family and discovered that one of the abandoned three eggs had pipped. 193 more words

Animals

Rent A Duckling

Do you want to watch the joy of your children, grandchildren, or students discovering a live duckling this spring but don’t know what to do with the duckling once they have lost interest in it or it outgrows your home or classroom? 78 more words

Family

Rent-A-Chick

Do you want to watch the joy of your children, grandchildren, or students discovering a live chick this spring but don’t know what to do with the chick once they have lost interest in it or it outgrows your home or classroom? 78 more words

Family