Monthly Archives: May 2018

Our first chicks in 2018 are growing

Our chicks hatched over a week ago and are growing fast. They have now developed feathers on their wings and are exploring the outside run. I am pleased to say that we have at least 2 hens, which will lay … Continue reading

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Pigs cooling off

We have had an unusual sunny and dry couple of weeks in May, and after a very wet and cold extended winter, it is wonderful to be able to get some things done outside. The fields have dried off and … Continue reading

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Our first chicks for 2018

On of our hens usual goes broody in Spring, so again, we were happy to let her sit on some eggs. We chose olive green eggs which will hatch into Marsbar chicks, as they are crossed between an Maran and … Continue reading

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