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By Meredith Chilson Do you remember the story of our “Jimmy” chicken? A couple of springs ago, we had a Buff Orpington hen who wanted to be a mother. She hoarded eggs, puffed and hissed, feathered her nest—but to no avail, because we had no rooster. We tried all the tricks we knew to break […]Read more »