All About Eggs; Part 1: What Kind of Chicken Lay Those Eggs?

We get so many questions about eggs, I decided it was time to do a series of posts on them. …

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Chicken Coop Stocking Density

Stocking density: lower must be better, right? Most of the certifying bodies that address “humane” livestock production, in this specific …

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Egg Season

Well, here we are on the other side of the winter solstice.  The days are just beginning to get longer …

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Winter Chicken Accommodations

With winter coming on (though very slow to arrive this year) we’ve moved the chickens into their winter abode, the …

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Surprise chicks

We’ve been seeing a rogue Ameraucana hen hanging around the barn instead of being out in the Winebeggo on pasture …

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Chicken Prison

After all the Winebeggo construction had wound down I had a fair bit of extra lumber laying about. I decided …

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Testing the Winnebeggo

As I mentioned when I finally finished building the Winnebeggo, the only thing left to do is a bit of …

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Winnebeggo build – part 2

When I last wrote, the Winnebeggo looked a bit like this: With the sheathing and the roof on, it went …

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Little Blue Eggs

The weather has turned warmer and the days are getting longer. All this means that the chickens are starting to …

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Spaghetti Al Carbonara

OK kids, its recipe time again. This is one of my favorite, and comes to you courtesy of one of …

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