Here are the eggs laid so far, one on Monday, and two on Tuesday and Wednesday – both on the left of this Egg Skelter.
We have our new chooks from SPR near Chichester in West Sussex. Also picked up a new water drinker gadget at the same time – so it’s goodbye to the Omlet Glugs for now (I’ll post a review on it once we’ve had the device a little longer).
Well I guess we won’t be gardening this weekend! A shame as I was going to prep the chicken run etc ready for our new chickens. That, and the new chickens will have to wait. Hey where did that penguin come from?
Saturday morning was spent cleaning out the Chicken Run and giving the Cube a quick hose down. We’ll probably let the worst of the winter pass before getting any more chooks – so around February. We’ve got a todo-list as long as your arm and the main upgrade is going to be a more suitable … Continue reading this article ››
So egg production had gone to zero – and their food was at an end. My ladies have gone ( I hope ) to chicken heaven. Dispatching is horrible. I am proud that I did it quickly and humanely. The first one seemed to know what was going to happen – so much so that … Continue reading this article ››
Well our remaining chickens aren’t doing too well on the egg front – yesterday we had no eggs and the day before that just 2 eggs. Seeing as we have 7 chickens remaining – productivity isn’t great. So it’s shop eggs for us – oh the horror!
Our local Countrywide Store closed this month which has meant that we’ll no longer be able to purchase our chicken feed from our preferred supplier. The nearest store is approx 25 minutes away – so I guess we won’t be able to redeem the Customer Loyalty Points on our reward card.
Another one gone – RIP Mrs Green and thank you for the eggs. Seven chickens remain.