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Thursday, June 25, 2009

We're Famous - New Chicks - More Adorable Rogue Chick Pics

We are the cover story of Connect Savannah which is the alternative weekly paper there! Go us!
Here's the link -

100 new chicks arrived today, they are Araucanas and will lay blue and green eggs. We haven't finished the next set of accomodations for our other chicks so their place is not as nice as chick stadium. Sticking with the previous theme of chick arrival pictures -

More pictures of Mother Hen and her babies...

Monday, June 22, 2009

Rogue Chicks!

Today we were walking past one of the sheds and to our surprise we saw a bunch of tiny chicks running around! One of our hens had set up shop and hatched 13 babies. We have 3 roosters and it looks like they are all represented.


Tuesday, June 9, 2009

The Chicks Have Arrived

The first 100 of our new chicks arrived in the mail yesterday. They are Black Astralorps, an Australian breed of chicken. Here is their arrival in pictures!