Keeping Chickens

A picture of our coop during the construction phase — July 2015

Have you ever stepped in chicken poo?

Have you ever had to go outside and break the ice off of a water bucket when the temperatures are roughly 15 degrees below zero?

Have you ever shoveled out a chicken coop on a sweltering August afternoon — when the dust (i.e. dried and pulverized chicken excrement) rises up in clouds and mixes with your sweat to form a lovely brown film all over your skin???

Let me tell ya, raising chickens is delightful. 😉 Continue reading “Keeping Chickens”