The whoooooole point of raising chickens is for the awesome chicken eggs. Home grown chicken eggs are more colorful and vibrant, which means they are jammed full of nutrition. Orange yolks! Yeah! We know our birds were treated well because we raised them. We grow our own food and are reducing our dependence on sometimes […]
Fresh eggs, is there anything better? Not in my book! But when you first start raising hens for some backyard fresh eggs there can be some confusion over cleaning, storing and determining the freshness of those delicious eggs. Today I hope to share just about everything you need to know about your farm fresh eggs! […]
If you have been raising your chickens up since they were itty, bitty day old chicks you may be wondering when you will get your first egg. Chickens usually start to lay at a few months old (it can be longer for some breeds). Learn the 3 important signs to look for that will tell […]
Are the eggs piling up in your refrigerator? Do you hate doing dishes? I have a great recipe for you! Use up your fresh eggs, only dirty one casserole dish and even have leftovers for lunch the next day!
Quail are lovely little creatures and their eggs are so delicate and elegant. We kept Quail for a year but had to throw in the towel and admit defeat. It just didn’t work out. Most people have great success with raising Quail and this story is not written to deter you. This is a story […]
Learn how to judge the age and edibility of a clutch of eggs your hen has laid somewhere other than her laying box.