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Video of the Chicks Moving into the Bigger Brooder

Previously I posted about the baby chicks we got. You can read it here. They are now 17 days old and growing fast. They should because they eat like little pigs!

They have outgrown the small brooder, so it’s time to move them to the bigger brooder in our garage. It’s a very simple […]

Another Video Tour of the Swale Project

Today I did another walk-through of the swale project. The summer was very hot and dry. We’ve had 70 days of 90 degrees or higher, making it hard on the plants and even harder on me. As I get older, it is becoming a necessity to make the systems here lower maintenance. The swale system […]

The Eagle Has Landed – Again

Three years ago we took the plunge and got our first chickens. You can read about our first baby chicks in this post. Five months later we got our first eggs. That began a two year period of fresh eggs for breakfast every day.

Then last summer we contemplated getting more chicks, but decided […]