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A New Plan for Chickens Part II

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Continued from 4/13/15 post: My chicken-raising goals limit my choices to Australorps, Buckeyes, Delawares, Dominiques, Dorkings, New Hampshire Reds, Plymouth Rocks, Orpingtons, Rhode Island Reds and the Sussex. Although there are individual differences, all are dual-purpose birds with reasonable egg … Continue reading

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A New Plan for Chickens

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Chickens are often the first thing people want when they move to the country — fresh eggs, chicken soup and cute baby birds. And chickens do make good sense on even a small operation. They eat food scraps, supply you … Continue reading

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Games Animals Play

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When I tell people that I get all the entertainment I need from my critters, they look at me as though I’m a little strange. I may very well be a little strange, but if you haven’t watched animals at … Continue reading

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