Yes, it’s a thing, of course it’s a thing. But as with everything it takes work – chicken flowers don’t just make themselves. They require practice, coordination and supervision. Cockerel […]
I started breeding and keeping rare-breed Ixworth chickens over a year ago as I wanted to try and find a way to be completely self-sufficient in eggs. I don’t mean […]
Alpacas eating chicken food Hens laying in the alpaca shelter in the alpaca hay And now Juniper keeping lookout while Inky Dinky Do and Peanut sneak in and eat chicken […]
It is easy to find chores boring and to resent doing them. Sometimes I start to feel this way and then I remember how lucky I am to have the […]
Then click on the video to see one of our hens laying an egg Please note the fabulous rollaway action of our new nest box set-up.
Yesterday’s post finished with the piggies thinking about coming out of the trailer – lured by the promise of fresh grass. Curiosity and a bit of encouragement got them out […]
Stop what you are doing the piglets are coming. Everyone on the smallholding was keen to see the new arrivals and rushed over – even the alpacas – although Peanut […]