Monthly Archives: April 2015

Broody Hen Alert

Joanna has gone broody. There is no doubt about it. She has been in a nest box for three days. She growls if anyone – human or poultry – gets close. She normally is at the bottom of the pecking … Continue reading

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Growing Up in the West Coop

Baymax and all the rest of the baby chicks are growing up! No more standing on the dustpan, but they still stay very close while I work. Do you know how to do the Chicken Farmer walk? Head down, watching … Continue reading

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Got Cork?

No Cork, No Joy. ¬†Every conocedor de vinos knows that without a cork, Joy goes flat. Not every farmhouse, however, has a supply of wine corks or stoppers. However, every farmer is a conocedor at¬†using what’s on hand, and one … Continue reading

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