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Phase One

By cafe, Jan 11, 2012 | |
  1. cafe
    Hello! This is me with my first chicken. My husband named her Jane. She came from Lilchick's flock of lovey birds. It's my first time keeping chickens and I'm in the city, so I am starting out with three girls.
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    This is a view of my run/tractor. Still needs some finishing touches, but I am pretty happy with it for a first attempt. I will be adding more housing space when I can round up the muscle to move the dog house to that part of the yard.
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    Another view (it's 4' x 8' x2'):
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    The nesting box - A neighbor was throwing out their old home-build rabbit hutch and I salvaged it.
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    Another view:
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    The kids named this pretty girl Strawberry.
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    Bell is hiding. The other girls haven't decided if they like her yet or not.
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