Today was our second and final slaughter for the year. We raised these roosters from day old chicks to 13 weeks and it will be a little sad to not see them tomorrow morning in the pasture. At least I … Continue reading
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We have finally completed all four broiler pens! For this year, we have 50 chickens in each pen and move it to fresh grass every morning. Next year, we will bring it up to 75 chickens per pen.
Our five week old New Hampshire Reds are now outside enjoying sunshine and grass. I built a 10′ x 10′ x 2′ PVC structure and covered part of the roof and one side with corrugated metal roofing. Inside there’s a … Continue reading