Our next reader question is… “Are there regulations in your area for how many you can own in proportion to the size of the property you own?” Yes, there are regulations for those that live inside the city limits of Goldsboro, NC. The restrictions are as follows: “The chickens must be kept in a well-ventilated… Continue reading Fun Fact Friday – “Chicken Regulations”
The first reader question we got was “How did you decide how many chickens you need? I mean how many would fit?” That's a GREAT question ! One that is very important to decide from the start! In our research, of both the internet and local “chicken parent” friends, we determined that 6 hens would… Continue reading Fun Fact Friday – How many chickens do you need?
We are doing a series on "chicken questions" - things that some readers wanted to know! Although we are in no way chicken experts, quite the contrary, we are learning as we go! These questions are helping us also. Here is a list of the questions we have been asked so far...we will be answering… Continue reading Fun Fact Friday is coming!
We have had a lot of people ask us "chicken questions" so I thought this might be a great blog topic !! We are still learning the ins and outs of being chicken parents ourselves, so this should prove to be a fun assignment ! All I need for my readers and Facebook followers to… Continue reading Questions !!!
We got our six new Ameraucana pullets today! These little ladies are going to be so beautiful. They're not sure about those big hens running by their coop though ! Until they get a little bigger, they will stay inside their coop safe from the bigger hens and the big outdoor world!
Are you worn out from lugging around kids, strollers, diaper bags? Did you have a hard day at the office and need a little tension relief? Spend too much time out in the garden? Believe me, I know exactly how you feel! When we first started using essential oils (EO) I quickly collected a lot… Continue reading DIY Bath Salts
We had so many questions when we decided to become “chicken people”!!! We had a lot of great advice from friends that have been raising chickens, and also researched our questions on the internet – that’s where I ran across this article that originally was posted by The Washington Post years ago. It’s very informative… Continue reading A few basic FAQs about raising chickens