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The Reluctant Chickenista

Chickens on our farm have always been the lowly, replaceable stock. That sounds bad in a way, but truly it isn’t meant that way, its just that in the scheme of things, where I struggle to have enough food for … Continue reading

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Prioritizing for the New Year

It is January 1st. today! Can you believe we have entered 2014?! I mean, we made it through 2012, which was pretty amazing since the world was supposed to end, but then some thought it was just on a delayed … Continue reading

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Fixin’ Chicken

Tonight I prepared the chickens we processed earlier in the week for Sunday meals. It was bittersweet in some ways. Zombie chicken faced his second death, and this time didn’t rise. It was also the boys first time being present … Continue reading

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Dancing with Chickens

As many of you already know, today we killed chickens at a friends house. All said, we dressed around 40 of them, a full days work. And we had fun, despite the gross-factor. I forgot my camera, so I decided … Continue reading

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Momma Hen and Chicks

I said I would take some more pictures of the hen and her chicks, and here they are! “Momma, momma, momma!” peep the little chicks. “There she is!” “Altogether, now, no one wander off!” “Junior, come along now. Don’t stare … Continue reading

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Happy Chickens

I love chickens. I love all types of chickens! I have regular size chickens, and bantam chickens. I have fuzzy chickens, and ones with feathers on their feet. In the past we have had chickens that wear a hat of … Continue reading

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