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Frodo Sits

Frodo has been faithfully sitting on her nest of eggs for 14 days. She is doing very well. One morning I didn’t get to push Frodo off the nest at the usual time for her personal time (eating and so forth) as The Little Fulla only slept for 45 minutes. 734 more words


Green Grass + Chickens

It’s hard to resist taking pictures of those fluffy butts out in the green grass.


Tales of a Rooster

So, just casually, we have a rooster. A ROOSTER. I was planning to get a rooster some day. I had even gone so far as to decide that it would be a barred Plymouth Rock or a black Orpington, raised from fertilised eggs I would buy. 1,899 more words


I have Terrible Timing with Chickens

The past week has been “Welcome to the inpatient ward.” And worse. The Little Fulla came down with a cold. He has only had one cold before this when he was quite young. 1,421 more words


What are those Chickens up to?

We have had the barred Plymouth Rock pullets for four weeks now. Man, time flies! They were around 9-11 weeks old when we got them, making them around 13-15 weeks old now. 467 more words


New Blog Update

Good morning!  I thought I would give you all an update on things that are going on with the new site.  But first a few pictures of the new additions to the farm….. 336 more words

The Little Chickens get Names

I have been calling our two new barred Plymouth Rock pullets The Little Chickens or The Adventurous One and The Other One. Not very inspiring, I know. 637 more words