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New girls on the block!

Got some new additions to the Poultry Palace last night.  A few retiring Barred Rocks and one Ameracauna (I’m running a chicken rest home after all).  299 more words


Sad news ;-( and happy news :-D and a funny fact ;-)!

Hi everyone! Sorry I have not posted for a while.

Sadly Stripey (the barred rock) died :-( . We were all very sad and will miss her very much. 60 more words


So....we got chickens.

We moved into this house a few months ago, and there was already a coop in the backyard. Our landlord said it was okay to have chickens, so we made plans to eventually get some. 289 more words


Baby Chicks

It is so hard to resist adding baby chicks to the flock. We’ve told ourselves, “No.” on so many trips to the farm store, but I finally decided we’ll need a new generation to make up for our increasingly elderly original hens. 305 more words

Farm Animals

The Long Nights Cold Draw To A Close

Hrafnkell settled the whole of the valley, bestowing lands on other people, on condition of being their chief; and thus he assumed priesthood over them.

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Her Best Side

Almost one month old, our four barred rock chicks have entered the scraggly stage. They’re difficult to tell apart from each other, but this unnamed, young girl stayed calm for some poses. 9 more words

A word about chickens...

I’d be remiss if I didn’t provide a word or two about our chickens.  To be honest, we get no greater daily pleasure from the animals on the farm than we do the chickens.   1,445 more words