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Chickens

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  • February 05, 2019 | Chickens
    e g g s h e l l , h o m e s t e a d , c l e a n i n g

    Got Eggshells?

    When you spend your time learning about homesteading and trying to make the most of the things you own, you start to discover all of the ways simple everyday things have value and can be used instead of discarded. Today I want to share with you a few of the many uses for the incredible edible egg...shell.

  • January 17, 2019 | Chickens
    h o m e s t e a d , b a c k y a r d c h i c k e n s , f r e e - r a n g e c h i c k e n s

    Learning to Grow

    Building a homestead doesn't happen overnight. It is a process made up of lots of small steps. This week, we took a step towards having free range chickens. We bought a fence.

  • September 06, 2018 | Chickens

    Our Hen Crowed...now what?

    Buying day old chicks means rolling the dice. Will you get a batch of all hens or will someone surprise you? Well, thirteen chickens into our journey and one decided to crow. Should he stay or should he go?

  • July 03, 2018 | Chickens

    Chicken Saddle

    We've had some drama amongst our hens and I got creative to solve the pecking order problem.