Adjusting to the Weather

Once again it is freezing cold and snowy and now beginning to warm up toward the end of the week. We have yet again been trying to collect our eggs more frequently to not only reduce the risk of them getting broken but also reduce the risk of freezing. However, our chickens have always been … Continue reading Adjusting to the Weather

Snow Chickies

I woke up to another beautiful day on the farm. It finally seems like it’s going to stay Winter. While the chicken chores take longer and getting out of bed is increasingly difficult, I wouldn’t trade it for anything. I’ve heard a few chicken owners say that their chickens can’t stand walking on the snow … Continue reading Snow Chickies

Happy New Year!

I am pleased that Winter finally seems to have made an appearance again. The ground is beginning to freeze and we had to put the waterer heater out for the chickens on the porch. During the last few days of 2015, I also found the smallest egg that we’ve ever gotten, quite possibly in existence. … Continue reading Happy New Year!