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Why every suburban backyard should have chickens

We started small, with one little veg patch and a few tomato, lettuce and sweetcorn plants grown from seedlings. That spring was very wet and the summer not especially warm. 741 more words

Suburban Farming

In the beginning there was a plot of land

I’ve made a little video about¬†the patch of land that will one day be the Becoming Good kitchen garden.

The plan is to clear the weeds, install a few raised beds, create some paths and, in February, introduce the chickens to the fenced-off area. 111 more words

Becoming Good

Counting chickens

I’ve been thinking about getting chickens. In fact, I have been pondering the idea for such a while now that I am having chicken dreams. 303 more words

Becoming Good

Chickens in Schools - the fun begins!

If you’re a regular reader of this little old blog, you may recall that earlier this year, I wrote about my collaboration with Slow Food Ireland… 235 more words

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