Articles from penny1960

The coop is in full use by 4 Silky made of 2 wood shipping crates from a furniture shipping company a window from a friend and another we had so one for each room covered by hardware cloth at the roof line soffits covered by hardware cloth. A tin roof gallon and a half of wood stain.. Found more photos of the starting of this
I answered an add from Craig's list they where giving away usable chicken tractor when we got to their home I asked why ? He said where they live so many predators now they had lost 2 flocks and she did not want anymore .. We rebuilt the front added hardwire on the bottom and 3 sheets of aluminum one directly on the top one down each side as we have allot rain part of the reason they door had rotted it had not been painted and was always outside
This is the first year I do not have Thanksgiving or Christmas with my Mom... About early spring Mom had become quite ill actually going septic meaning the infection was in her blood.. Going back many years ago my Ma a we called her back then.. she bore three children, me being the youngest Ma had a pretty tough go of it my half sister was on the way when she married the man that would father my brother and I, he was not around long as Ma did not appreciate him having temper tantrums or...
When I had just joined Backyard Chickens in 2015 I was tagged after posting a message by another person publicly posting he had just said that within the thread after a few years I still ignore that person but also do not want become them myself. :fl It has become a pet peeve of mine to be posting in thread only to find 40 posts after where is seems that no one has read through the rest of posts but has copied 10 other posts almost verbatim within the thread..:frow I understand that we...
This originally was going to house a few cockerel growing up but quickly found it was just too small then neighbors next to us great folks have buying or trading eggs since they new I had chickens. He delivers and set up medical equipment these are huge wood shipping crates so we added a 6 ft x 4 ft box to the ones clear side of the coop
Sour Dough Starter from Scratch Ingredients 1/2 cup plain yogurt 1/2 cup milk ( skim, regular or buttermilk) 1/2 cup unbleached flour Directions 1. Mix the milk and yogurt together in a glass or pottery container (Do not use metal). 2. Place lid on it, but don't seal it (sealed starters have been known to explode). 3. Put mixture in a warm place (80 to 90 degrees) for about 24 hours. 4. The yogurt and milk will separate forming a large curd, when adding the flour just stir it all back...
We bought a geodesic dome 17 Square feet in diameter 005 by penny1960 posted Jun 2, 2017 at 9:05 PM original coop frame by penny1960 posted Jun 29, 2018 at 5:45 PMCoop 029 by penny1960 posted Jun 28, 2018 at 9:35 PMCoop Geodesic by penny1960 posted Jun 2, 2017 at 9:05 PM by penny1960 posted Jan 5, 2016 at 8:09 AMthis is showing the wall and support hubs of my domes by penny1960 posted Dec 29, 2015 at 12:30 PMthis is the pony wall we put up to keep chickens in and predators out, I am buying...
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