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Quite the Week here on Jones St!

Where to begin?

Well on Tuesday I was before the City Board of Health to talk Urban Chickens. Story was run in the local Paper you can see it here! 476 more words

Incubating chicken eggs.

This is the second in a four-post series about hatching eggs from our 5 deceased laying hens who fell victim to a predator, along with nearly all of their temporary flock-mates, during their transitional stay at… 188 more words

Featured

Brahma Chickens: Gentle Giants

When it comes to backyard chickens, there are generally several breeds that readily come to mind for egg production: Leghorns, Orpingtons, Rhode Island Reds, Plymouth Rocks, and Australorps.  510 more words

All Creatures

The absence of chickens.

This is the first in a four-post series about hatching eggs from our 5 deceased laying hens who fell victim to a predator, along with nearly all of their temporary flock-mates, during their transitional stay at… 522 more words

Home & Family

5 Things You Shouldn't Admit After Buying Chickens

Raising chickens is a growing trend across the country.  They are popping up in barnyards, backyards, and urban homesteads.  From retirees to hipsters, people are jumping on the chicken bandwagon.  457 more words

Urban Homestead

Hey. This Is How You Pick Up Chicks.

Nope, I’m not being sexist. I’m being literal, and it’s AWESOME.

This is also how you pick up chicks. :P

We went and picked up five of the little darlings. 299 more words

Writing

Chicken Math

There’s a joke among chicken owners about how the flocks keep mysteriously growing from adding “just one more” chick to the group. It’s called chicken math. 524 more words

Family