Broody hens

Recently, we had one of our “older” girls return to the yard with a clutch of chicks, with her.  Remember this picture, from a few days ago? Well now, we have not one, but two, more broody hens. This hen (now called Ms. Broodypants1),  is sitting on 14 eggs. ***I just now moved her into… Continue reading Broody hens

*** New Arrivals ***

Sometimes accidents happen, because if we did it right, we wouldn’t call ourselves the Accidental Farmer, at all. I wake up this morning and head out to feed our animals, and what do I see?   A lovely new flock has appeared where there were none before. We now have fourteen new chicks to add… Continue reading *** New Arrivals ***