Hilarious ad for rooster give away - don't read if you are easily offended
I just about fell on the floor laughing at this classified ad I recently saw. If you are easily offended, you should skip this one. But if you've ever had a mean rooster, you'll relate. FREE to good home. Well, any home really. At this point I don't give a care what kind of home this inconsiderate jerk goes to: ******…
Heritage Breed or Not?
I am curious as to how many in the network raise heritage breed chickens only for egg production and what type(s).
Starting some new chicks! What is your favorite breed?
We ordered 15 mixed breeds female chicks this week, they came yesterday. So cute, healthy and active. Lots of colors. As we were unboxing them we were trying to guess the breeds and I got to thinking about all the different breeds we have raised over the years. I think my all time favorite is Buff Orpingtons. I love their…
Anyone raising Muscovy ducks?
Is anyone raising Muscovy ducks? Can I raise them without a pond? Are they friendly? Do they lay alot of eggs? Are they good mothers? How's the meat? Basically do you like them?
How frequently do you collect eggs?
I know some people collect their chickens' eggs every day, some twice a day, and some wait a few days between collecting. I'll admit that, when things are super busy elsewhere, I've gone up to a week between collecting ... and the eggs have still passed the "float test" and proven to be safely edible. How often do you…