Tag Archives: chickens

Chicks are in!

Our 2 dozen baby Buff Orphingtons arrived on Friday.  They will be the next generation to the dozen 2 year old layers we have now.  Claudia revamped the small pen in the (no) goat barn as a brooder.  When they … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Husbandry | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Chicken Plucker Refurb

We’ve been using Fred and Amy’s Whizbang Plucker for processing our ducks and chickens- see Turkey Processing post- which works fantastic, but last summer I got a call from Richard H., aka Supply Sergeant, aka OD Santa, that George up … Continue reading

Posted in Butchering | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment