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8 weeks to chicken dinner

I often joke that you can grow a chicken to table-ready faster than you can grow a cabbage.

The modern variety of meat bird, Cornish Cross, is bred to grow very fast, from hatched to 4-5 lb roaster in just 8 weeks. 775 more words


Through the years of chicken keeping, I have read many articles and blogs about the many different ways to care for your chickens. A lot of them were basic about coop care and the food to feed them. 1,390 more words


Brrr...it's Cold Out There!!

Yesterday I wrote about spring fever and I think the weatherman heard my cry and is a very vindictive person. It is so cold out today, I went out for maybe 20-30 mins to feed the animals this morning and my hands just about froze solid! 952 more words

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Chicken Garden and the Almost Over Christmas Staycation

I honestly planned on spending most of the day on the couch today. It’s staycation day 4 of 4 and I wasn’t going to cook or anything – maybe just play with some seeds along with cuddling with kiddos. 217 more words

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