The late December temperatures are hovering in the single digits, and snow covers the ground here in Western New York. We don’t heat our chicken coop, so fresh water must be carried to the chickens first thing in the morning and again in the afternoon.
|Snowy day in WNY|
It’s not a problem—I like to do afternoon checks on the coop anyhow.
|Copper Maran pullet|
|Pullet is showing signs of heightened color on comb and wattles|