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Sorry, the rain is ongoing, so we’ll try next Sunday. Don’t forget we have OP on Tuesday and Thursday at 7:45 pm.
I only wish this Buttercup hen was ready to sit on eggs, but it’s too early in the year. So I’ve got the first eggs started in the incubator. I had hoped to have a whole group of chicks by Valentines … Continue reading
Poultry shows at the county fairs this year took a huge hit due to avian influenza(AI). Very few 4-Hers were allowed to bring their chickens or ducks to the fair for fear of another outbreak of AI. That was the … Continue reading
Putting your chicks outside for the first time is both exciting and nerve-wracking, especially if you have never done this before. Usually by six to eight weeks their body will be covered with feathers. If the weather is nice during … Continue reading
I was surprised this week to go into my shed and find this little guy hanging out with my missing hen… I didn’t even know this hen was missing, so it was even more of a surprise to find them. … Continue reading
I heard a sound this morning that startled me. At first I thought a chick was caught or injured. Then the sound came again and I wondered if one of the birds was sick. As I walked around the corner … Continue reading