Book Review: Locally Laid

Book Review: Locally Laid

Locally Laid by Lucie B. Admunson nonfiction, farming, chickens To anyone reading this blog it’s no surprise that I’m a sucker for anything chickens. When I saw Locally Laid in my library, I checked it out. I am so glad I did. It’s not easy being a...

New Chicken Run

I hope everyone had a good holiday weekend. Hubby and I have spent the weekend putting the poultry netting over the top of the new run and getting it secured. We’re almost done and we’ve taken care of everything we need to except where we’ll have to...
Shipped egg update: Sad News

Shipped egg update: Sad News

Sad news on the shipped egg front. It seemed that everything that could go wrong did. The eggs arrived and settled just fine. And I’d like to stress that what happened here WAS NOT the fault of the seller in any way. In fact, after Labor Day, I will be getting...
NPIP Testing Day

NPIP Testing Day

Though my NPIP testing was done in March, I wanted to do a bit of a write up on the process so if you’re thinking of getting your own flocks NPIP certified that you’re familiar with it. Here in Missouri joining the National Poultry Improvement Program...