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Birds 'n' Bees

Some photos I took on Saturday when the sun was out.

Four of our youngest chicks, French Copper Black Marans. In the photo there are two cockerels and two pullets. 24 more words


Flashback Friday

The chicks were two-three days old in this picture.  Now that they’re almost three months old and ready to move into the big-girl coop, I thought it’d be nice to revisit their homecoming.   9 more words


Time for New Stock

I had about 30 chickens over the winter and most of the thirty are only laying eggs a couple times a week if that often. I have at least three or four that don’t lay eggs at all now. 416 more words


5 Tips on Collecting and Keeping Eggs

Truth be told, there isn’t much in the way of egg keeping. Here’s a bit of advice for newbies in the world of egg collecting. 189 more words


News Alert: Wild Lane officially has chickens

watching little chicken butts waddle around and peck the earth is probably a new favorite pastime of ours. As of last weekend our coop became functional to house our chickens; which was good because I had purchased two on a whim from a classified add a couple days before. 422 more words


Chicks Get a Roost

It’s time the young ones get some roosting practice so that they’re ready when they move into the grown-up coop.  A few of them got it right away, but the most fascinating part of their new furniture was the screws. :-)


Field Trip for the Chicks Part II

Took the chicks out for their second field trip yesterday.  I didn’t want to put them in the garden because last time they weren’t so gentle with the seedlings, so I took the leap and let them out near the garden but in the open.   32 more words