Chickens on Strike

They haven’t gone completely on strike, but they’ve really backed off of production. Yesterday it was one and today there was four. It’s really disappointing since I was ready to start selling and making my first dollars from these hens. I recognized...

Back to life, back to reality.

Sunday, we returned from our first weekend alone in a long time, and probably the last one in a long time. A while back we had planned on running in the Chattanooga Mud Run, but we needed one more to make a team and no one would commit. So, we still decided to make a...

Jail break!

Yesterday, on my way to the fire station, I stopped by the farm as usual to check on things. I pulled in the driveway and walked straight over to the Hare Razrs. I peek in the doe’s pen and it’s EMPTY! I do a double take and then go around the pen and I...

Feeling Fowl

Just a quick post while I wait for Katie’s prescriptions to be filled after her root canal :-(. Last night she called me at the fire station because once again, some of the new chickens had escaped. I was unable to leave, and she was miserable with tooth pain,...

And then there was 36

Looks like we are officially in the egg business now. A couple of days ago I found an ad on Craigslist for a flock of Leghorn (pronounced “leggern”) hens for $8 each. When I got in touch with the lady who posted the ad, I asked why she was selling them....

Let's Be Farm Pals!

Sign up for farm updates, event announcements and more

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Pin It on Pinterest