It didn’t take long after walking into the feed store just to look at the chicks before I fell in love with them. Those adorable fluff balls sealed the deal. If I had any doubts about getting chickens for the first time, they were all gone by the time I walked out with a box […]
Caring for your mail order chicks is very different from setting your own hens, but it doesn’t have to be intimidating. We’ll show you everything you need to know and have ready for them so that you’ll have a successful brooding experience. I once read, “It’s important to distinguish between the ideal and the good […]
Baby chicks are SO cute! They do need some TLC during brooding time. You will need a handful of easy (and cheap) supplies as well as to follow some easy step-by-step instruction in order to successfully brooding chicks.
We’ve raised four different batches of chicks and this is the year I’ve made an official chick brooder box. I used the tutorial from Fresh Eggs Daily and I was very pleased so I figured I would share my own results.
Caring for your mail order chicks is very different from setting your own hens. But it doesn’t have to be intimidating. I once read, “It’s important to distinguish between the ideal and the good enough reality of doing things.” Of course there’s an ideal way to do things, usually involving more money than most of […]