Remember the post about broody hens? Well, her is an update on those cute little chicks.
As soon as the snow melts there is so much to do on a farm. One of the big things that needs to be done (big for me anyway) is to get the shearing done. It is very hard to find a sheep shearers. Shearing is a lot of hard work and the sheep shearers are […]
Planting a garden is a very rewarding experience. I love to get outside and play in the dirt. I enjoy that warm spring air, while working in the garden. Technically I know that summer is in full swing for most of you, but we actually froze last week. So my gardening starts a little later […]
Chickens are so comical. I love to sit, relax and watch them any chance I get. To me it is so calming to watch them peck and scratch the ground and wander around doing chicken things. Recently there was no-one in the chicken yard. Just Henry the part Bantam rooster, (check out his comb, I […]
There are so many cute little hen houses on the market. There are a few things I would think about when choosing which one will work best for me. Chickens need around 12 hours of light in the winter time to keep them laying eggs regularly. I think it is important to have windows in […]