Category Archives: Chickens

Beautiful Eggs!

Its been so interesting to see the variety of eggs we are getting from our hens. This is a regular size egg, next to a very very large egg. We have 3 different hens that lay these enormous eggs. So … Continue reading

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From cute chicks, to plump pullets

Then: Now: This photo was taken today. Yes, early Feb. in North Idaho and there is NO SNOW on the ground. Talk about weird!

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Chicks – Day 3

We lost 3 chicks. Two over night on Saturday, and one last night. Not sure why, it just happens sometimes. Yesterday morning I woke up to pouring rain. I went out (at 5:30am!), to check on the chicks, since I … Continue reading

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CHICKS HAVE ARRIVED!!!

Yesterday morning we finally got THE CALL. Every morning since Wednesday, the kids have been popping out of bed early, and rushing down to ask. DID THEY CALL? Are they HERE?! Well, finally, IT WAS THE DAY. I had originally … Continue reading

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Getting Started with Chicks

Went out and got the supplies I needed to finish getting ready for the chicks. I spent less than $65, which included the first bag of organic chick starter.

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