The Chickens Are Coming!

So isn’t that Featured Image photo ADORABLE?!? Normally I put photo credits at the end of a post, but in this case, I am moving it up to the top to say many thanks to Hannah Oliver on Unsplash for her wonderful and truly adorable Featured Image photo. Now on to other things…. It is hard toContinue reading “The Chickens Are Coming!”

Which Chicken? Part Three

Up until this point, I was thinking about my chickens as mostly a hobby-and-I-can-eat-my-own-eggs kind of thing. My Dad, on the other hand, had BIGGER PLANS. We were chatting by phone several weeks ago, and he suggested turning the former milking barn into the chicken barn and WOW does that ever open up possibilities. IContinue reading “Which Chicken? Part Three”

Which Chicken? Part Two

After hours and hours and hours of pouring over various heat-tolerant chicken breeds, and the creation of an in-depth spreadsheet of the traits of about 20+ standard chicken breeds, I made my purchase of chicks for the new farm in the wee hours of the morning on November 16th, 2020. I ended up buying myContinue reading “Which Chicken? Part Two”