New chickens, and other stuff.

Well, I missed the last day of Chick Days at Tractor Supply. ((It was April 28)) And I really didn’t want to order them online with all the hassles I had the last time I ordered chickens online. But, I did anyway. They were promptly here in two days, and upon opening the box, they…

Not gonna recap the past 6 months. Really.

It’s technically been Spring for almost a month now…so why is it still 38 degrees and I still have to have my woodstove going practically *all* day? We have so much work to do outside, and we really need this weather to warm up. A bit of news…not all good, of course. Last year, one…

Meat Chickens, Round 2

**This post contains images and descriptions of dispatching chickens. If blood and the slaughter of animals bothers you, SKIP THIS POST.** I think the last blog ended with the meat chickens having only 2 and a half weeks to go before dispatching day. We gave them another week, because they were on the smaller side….