Category Archives: Pastured Poultry

Egg basket

I have a new basket for collecting eggs. I went yard-saling with a neighbor, and when I found this and asked the price, the lady said, “Just take it!” Sold! I am collecting eggs in high fashion, now.   Advertisements

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Farm & Garden Chicken Pie

I made a chicken pot pie with some of the bounty from Grandma’s garden and meat from a broiler we raised last summer.       It was a rather improvised recipe of what I had on hand. … and … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

He is risen! Speaking of rising, we did not manage to rise quite early enough, so while we made it to church, we didn’t make it to Sunday school. The kids have been to two organized egg hunts, and promptly … Continue reading

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16 eggs!

The hens, they have discovered Spring!

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Somewhere over the rainbow…

… is probably where those hens are hiding all their eggs.

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Laying Hens

My hens are so weird.  The temperature drops to 60, and they go from laying 5 eggs a day to 2 or 3. Then the temperature precipitously drops to freezing, and it snows.  And what do I get?

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My wierd chickens

They have nesting boxes.  Really, they do. Why on earth they find it necessary to squeeze into this gap – which is only about 3 inches wide – and lay there is beyond me. Strange birds.

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