chickens | eggs

Welcome to Our New Girls

You may remember our 3 feathered friends from an early post. These girls served us well and supplied our family with a nice amount of eggs. Since we had gotten these three as adults we had no idea how old they were and how much longer they would lay for us. We had reached a…

chickens | eggs

We have eggs!!

I am so happy to report that two of my ladies are laying. We got our first egg 4 days ago, then one the next day and the next. Nothing yesterday.Then this morning I heard quite a bit of noise so went to watch them. I found 2 of them nesting. Went back a little…

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Our feathered friends

About a 5/6 weeks ago w got 2 hens. They were not layers, just farm chickens from my sister-in-law who lives in Hluhluwe (a small town about 350km north of us). They were still quite young and didn’t lay any eggs. One morning a troop of monkeys came through our garden and I can only…