Storm Blasted my Farm

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by theoldchick, Aug 14, 2011.

  1. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

    May 11, 2010
    A thunder storm slammed my place today. With blind rage, mother nature pushed trees down, ripped siding from our house, flung various lawn furniture into the pasture.

    My poor girls and one guy sure were muddy:


    Even found a stray cow in the hayfield:


    It was one of those storms that ends by continuing to rain when the sun returns:


    Lots of mud:


    Strange things pop up after a storm:


    Turkeys come out for bug patrol:


    The evening mist rises and the sun sets to a nice cool evening:

  2. welasharon

    welasharon Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 28, 2010
    North Florida
    I'm glad you all are okay. Mother Nature can be rather scary at times.
  3. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Sorry about the storm damage, but it made for some beautiful pictures.

  4. 202roosterlane

    202roosterlane Happy Hen on a Harley

    Feb 24, 2011
    Central Arkansas
    Well that sky sure was an amazing way to end a rough weather day. I hope you and you chickens made it okay?!? Take Care, your BYC family
  5. GhostRider65

    GhostRider65 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 6, 2011
    NE Wisconsin
    I know them kinda storms only too well but such beautiful scenery they leave behind.... Ty for posting the pictures.
    Hope everything comes out ok with the damage and glad no one was injured or killed
  6. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

    May 11, 2010
    Nobody was harmed during the storm. Well, these unlucky hornets will have to die so the hubby can put the siding back in place.

  7. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    The only time I've seen your beautifully conditioned chickens looking somewhat unkempt. [​IMG]

    Went past the East end of the Sourland Mts and saw the evening mist rising from them. As a kid I always looked for the source-- quite certain that the 'steam' must be volcanic in origin. [​IMG]
  8. jtbrown

    jtbrown Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 30, 2011
    Southeastern Ohio
    Glad you are okay. I have paid more attn than ever to the weather since my feathered friends have been here, again, glad you and yours are ok!

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