We live in Western Washington (state), where a hot summer day doesn’t climb much over 90 degrees. Our climate is pretty mild (both summer and winter) in comparison to many places. But our chickens are acclimated to the same temperature range as we are, and so, when it starts to feel uncomfortably hot for us, it’s […]
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This is Cassie Danny II. She is a Cream Legbar, and lays the most beautiful sky blue eggs ya’ ever did see. Unfortunately, she also delights in trying to hide said eggs from me. She has been known to perform amazing feats of strength and acrobatics in order to escape from her yard and make nests in secret locations. Once, […]
Before I started raising my own chickens, I didn’t realize that eggs came in all sorts of pretty colors. I thought your choices were pretty much brown or white. Seeing this egg rainbow in the nest box every morning makes me happy, and I love that I know which hen laid which egg. Incidentally, […]
Fresh herbs to make your chicken coop smell great AND keep pesky insects away!