Post Archives from the ‘Chickens’ Category



The Garden

Posted on: March 29th, 2013 by
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I've planned a garden every spring since I moved to Texas. Each time, something or other got in the way. The biggest reason was we were planning on moving soon. The 'soon' was never really defined, and in the end, we never did move. This spring, we're in the same situation. I'm not letting it stop me this time. The garden Continue reading the story "The Garden"

Eggs and Chicks

Posted on: March 23rd, 2013 by
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Mods to the 'bator

Mods to the 'bator

I finally modified my incubator and set my new eggs. I removed the old wooden lid and replaced it with plexiglass. I haven't put the hinges on yet, the plexiglass is just sitting on top of the incubator. It's actually rather convenient that way. I can just Continue reading the story "Eggs and Chicks"

Where have you been Texas Farm Wife?

Posted on: March 14th, 2013 by
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You post and go!  No no, I've been a busy busy bee.  Although, not as busy as I'd like. I took Tuesday, Wednesday and Thurdsay off from work to hatch some egg!  So far I've got six little fuzzballs in the brooder, and one hatching in the incubator.  I'm actually rather suprised I dont' have more.  I was shipped 12 eggs (got 15, one broke, set Continue reading the story "Where have you been Texas Farm Wife?"