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Ba, Bye, Black Sheep

As our relationships continue in Victoria, some have come to a tasty end.  Each week our girls help out on a small farm which friends own and over time we have added to the stock with our own chickens, rabbits, geese, turkeys, and sheep.   371 more words

Early October on the farm

Fall is definitely here.  We’ve had lower temps – 50s and 60s.  We got a touch of frost – I saw some on the grass one morning.  1,007 more words


PVC Pipe Chicken Feeders

Since we are on our 3rd year of chickens I have finally decided to change the feeders we use in our coop. We have always done the standard feeders that you would normally find with chickens; which end up getting chicken feed all over the coop and is kind of a wasteful process. 544 more words



When Grace built the original chicken house she built two nests on the floor.  As you can see, the roosting hen’s poop falls on the top front edge and it has to be scraped off.  268 more words


Hatchiing Chicken Eggs

Hatching my eggs has been the most dissapointing thing I have ever done. I can’t figure out what I am doing wrong! My first batch only one made it to day 20 and pipped and attempted to zip but then just died. 39 more words


Our Every Day

Shouting ‘cross the prairie
Playing in the weeds
Laughing through the tall grass
Planting lots of seeds

Feeding scraps to chickens
Running to their pen… 39 more words

Garden Stories

We Be Winners!

So we enter LOTS of contests and this time WE WON!

Yay!  The girls approve!  Especially Henrietta Poppy, sampling the Nibbles!

Thanks, Luv Nest!

Check them out!!!        366 more words