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Scrambled egg, pancetta & kale

You may (or may not) remember that we have 3 hens at home.

Hen welfare is very close to my heart, one of the reasons we started to keep hens was because I was very unhappy with the way hens are kept. 252 more words


Objectively Choosing Heritage Chicken Breed for Pasturing

Continuing the style of scoring and factoring that I used in Sweet Potato Variety selection, a somewhat-objective scoring system for heritage chicken breeds was used. 217 more words


Wintering Chickens: Shelter, feed, minerals

Wintering chickens actually seems like the least intimidating part of starting the farmstead.

Shelter- Hoop greenhouse over garden. One example is $100-$150 for a 9’x8′ structure. 283 more words