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Wintering With The Flock Our experience wintering with 19 hens and 3 ducks in the often frigid Ontario countryside! As much as we'd like to say we're very organized and prepared for the weather we know will come, we certainly are not prepared at all. That said, we do our best throughout the winter to make life as comfortable as possible for our hens and ducks. When we first started out with 15 chickens last summer we renovated a 90 year old ice house next to our house on our 8 acre hobby...
The Henhouse Renovation When we moved into our farm in June 2008, we decided we definitely wanted some chickens. At the time we were so busy with moving in that no one could really see there being an advantage to building a coop from scratch. Instead we looked around the property for something to use as a hen house. At first we had our hearts set on using an old coop attached to the barn for our hen house but I was just not that into cleaning it out, and fixing any problems there might be...
Hill House & Lupin Farm RR 4 Stirling-Rawdon Ontario Canada + [URL]http://lupinfarm.com[/URL] Our working-to-self-sufficient farm in the heart of Ontario countryside The Hens, Henhouse Renovation, The Ducks, Duck House Build, Photos of our Farm, The Horses, The Dogs, Farmhouse Renovation, Our Website Lupin Farm is home to 4 humans [Fran, John, Kevin, and Me, Stephy], 5 dogs [Nacho the stud, Quesa, Kitty, Peaches, and Ginny], 3 cats [Outdoor Kitties: Spots & Smokey, Indoor Kitty: Accio], 20 Chickens...
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