We lost a chicken this spring, and replaced it with two chicks mid summer so that we can maintain a regular production of eggs.
True free ranging chickens, who are given a high quality feed, lay the best eggs. However, when it comes to finding the next best thing, quality eggs at the store, a consumer is faced with the B.S. egg labeling schemes.
Our dual purpose quail hutch and patio bench table. Designed and built for keeping Coturnix quail, in a discrete and attractive way.
Every now and then a chick hatches without eyes, an infection that caused blindness in the embryo, or poor development of eyes or eyelids due to nutrition.
Meet the girls. Here are the chicks, the weather finally permitting, on their first day outside.