Category Archives: Guest post

Guest Post: Chicken Farmer Summer 2012 Update

We still have 6 hens and 1 mean old rooster.  They are still laying strong at 4-6 eggs a day.  As soon as one of our friends decides to cull their flock the rooster is going.  We can’t even go … Continue reading

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Elfin Fantasy

Another beautiful photograph from my friend Andy. He calls this Buma Shimeji.

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Guest Post: Chicken Farming in the Winter is for the Birds

It has nothing to do with the chickens but more an attitude I have since I hate going out in the cold. It never used to bother me till I started getting old. Fortunately here in NC we have many … Continue reading

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**Fiesta**

I just love this photograph that was taken by a friend I met on Facebook….

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Our Fearless Chicken Farmer–Fall Update

Today’s post is a guest post from Dan. I know I’m supposed to be writing everyday for NaBloWriMo so this little intro blurb would be it. 🙂 –Julie _______________ Well I’m still at it.  Farming them chickens and learning as … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Our Fearless Chicken Farmer #2

We have finally settled in as chicken farmers.  Our little ladies are now quite spoiled.  They get scratch in the morning as soon as they are all out of the coop.  The get greens (kudzu) sometime in the afternoon when … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Our Fearless Chicken Farmer

Note from Julie: a big Thanks to Dan for this post. I have neglected my blog this month due to back-to-school crazy days in my store… sheep? What sheep? Come September regular updates should resume! ____________________ Well I am now … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Dan (final)

The Flock is In or as I am more accustomed to, The Fleet is In.  They arrived last night and got moved to their new home in a thunderstorm.

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Guest Post: Dan (part 10)

Almost done! First I need to relay a conversation I had with my next door neighbor. It seems he planted about 18 flowers in his front garden and he was complaining that a rabbit ate them all save one that … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Dan (Part 9)

Last week we where in the 90s and this week so far has been in the low 80s and that is so much nicer to work in.  Short lived though since we are due to climb back into the 90s … Continue reading

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