Chicken Hat

Chicken Hat
Nick wears the chicken hat

We were taking care of the chickens a few days ago, right around dusk. This little black bird decided it really wanted to be (a) out of the pen and (b) right on Nick. If you’ve never had a chicken flap directly at your head, let me tell you, you are missing out on quite an experience.

Anyway, chickens are doing good. We recently free ranged them, opening up the fence and letting them roam around. Look out for a post with some ranging chickens soon!


First plant!
Well, we did it! I think we can officially call ourselves farmers now that we’ve got the first plants of our first season (finally!) in the ground. ┬áThe incredibly wet weather has held us up quite a bit, but we’re finally rolling. ┬áThe good news (if you want to look at it that way) is that almost all of the other farmers in our area are in the same soggy boat. Continue reading “Planted!”