Monthly Archives: May 2017

IANS – Perishable Foods

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It ain’t what you don’t know that gets you into trouble. It’s what you know for sure that just ain’t so. ~ Mark Twain When George Gershwin composed the song It Ain’t Necessarily So, he was onto something. I’d love … Continue reading

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Clan Mating FAQs

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Raising your own chickens means you need to pay careful attention to certain things, like which hens you raise replacement chickens from, fostering broodiness in at least some of your hens, record keeping and other little details like that. If … Continue reading

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Clan Mating Year by Year

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This is the second of three posts on clan mating in chickens. Here’s how it looks in year-by-year format: Remember, chicks – male or female – always take the clan of the mother! This is for a three-clan rotation. Manage … Continue reading

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