Old Wives Tales of Chick Sexing

This year, B, wanted to come up with a chicken science project.  Why?  Because it was a great excuse to get a whole bunch of baby chicks.  She really didn’t have to twist my arm too hard.  I love having … Continue reading

Cock-a-doodle-do

My crowing hen with a few other members of our flock last summer I love weekends.  Winter weekends especially, with the sun not coming up until 6:45.  On the weekends during this time of year, when the kids are between … Continue reading

Leasing a Chicken

My son, J, came to me at the beginning of September and said “Mom, I want to buy that white chicken.  How much is she? I have my own money.”  He knows I regularly sell my chickens and wants us … Continue reading