We’ve Pipped, Zipped and Peeped!

About 3 weeks ago our ducks started laying eggs.  At first, I didn’t realize we had duck eggs.  I just thought we had 2, unusual looking chicken eggs.  They were smoother, had a pearl look to them and were large, … Continue reading

Sex-changing Poultry? Burn That Chick!

When we bought our first batch of chicks, I was desperately eager to find out whether I had a good number of egg-layers or whether my neighbors would soon be cursing the crowing.  I fervently researched how to tell a … Continue reading

Do You Have Your Chicks In A Row?

It’s that time of year.  You’re kicking back enjoying the outcome of your hard spring, summer and fall work.  You think it is time to let things coast for a while. But then you realize, it’s time to start thinking … Continue reading