Spring has truly sprung. bukcluck!

In the springtime, it seems a young hen’s fancy turns lightly to raising chicks! Much as I would adore some little hatchlings trotting around after their mumma hen, I am not set up as yet for raising chicks, or for brooding them myself should the hen go off the set. 😦 I wish I could […]

Omnivorous Chooks

Green Jungle Fowl When I posted on my blog recently about my chickens going nuts over canned sardines, my friend DivaJyoti commented that she hadn’t known chickens would eat fish. Chickens actually prefer to follow an omnivorous diet. The chickens we know today, that scratch around in barnyards or (sadly) rot away in battery farms, […]