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Chickens are a great addition to any backyard farm or garden and a practical chicken coop will keep them safe. They have amazing personalities and can be good companions. Once you’ve tried their fresh eggs, you’ll never buy another supermarket dozen. Chickens (and other poultry) can give your kids great lessons in responsibility as they […]Read more »
by Shannon Cole of Country Girl In The Village I first became interested in backyard chickens almost four years ago. Two friends of mine were starting flocks and I could not resist the excitement that came with getting that first set of day old chicks. My requirements in getting backyard chickens were a little different […]Read more »
by Meredith Chilson Photos by author The rest of the story… I’ve been thinking a lot about cycles and seasons this week. The summer season is quickly turning into fall, for example. The hummingbird feeder has had no visitors for over a week, and electric and phone lines are full of birds waiting for the […]Read more »