So we’ve had a project ‘brewing’ for a few weeks. At the beginning of June, I noticed that Henrietta (our hen that internally lays) was broody. It… Read more “What No One Tells You About Hatching Chicks – Down on the (Sub)Urban Farm”
And by that I mean “It’s been a MONTH? HOW?” and “It’s been A MONTH. How did all that happen in a month?” Oh man, where to… Read more “It’s Been A Month”
Five posts from five different bloggers on five mostly-different topics that I’ve very much enjoyed.
Firstly, it started raining within 10 minutes of my post last night, and it hasn’t really stopped yet. And the entire system still has the tropical-storm-swirl to… Read more “Babiesss! (Chickens, that is.)”
Tropical Storm Bill is about to hit us (or his remnants, rather). Fortunately, it looks like we may only get 6-8″ instead of the originally predicted 8-10″… Read more “Chickens. And more rain. Wheee.”
It’s May. I don’t know how. It should still be February, and I can’t tell you how much I wish that I would wake up in the… Read more “When Everything Goes Awry – Down on the Sub(Urban) Farm”
I was done with Monday by 8:30 this morning. I can’t remember if I mentioned Ginger (one of the hens) was sick or not. I know I… Read more “What A Monday”
I was honestly planning that the next ‘down on the farm’ post was going to be a virtual tour of the new chicken coop. But I haven’t… Read more “Spring has Sprung – Down on the (Sub)Urban Farm”
If I thought that my last post was going to be my most frustrating experience for January… I was so wrong. I’ve been a bit silent, both… Read more “Bittersweet Conclusions – Down on the (Sub)Urban Farm”
Warning: there is a (single) graphic picture of a chicken with a laceration in this slideshow. There’s no blood, though. Just skin and muscle.