Rooster Survivor – farmers prefer gentlemen

This is the only chicken we have named. By virtue of his polite and gentle demeanor, our blue Australorp rooster Sir has won his name and his place as flock protector. Despite being quite the gentleman, he does sometimes act … Continue reading

Two roosters less

Four months ago, our blue Australorp hen hatched out four delightful little puffballs – our second brood of homegrown chicks. We were so pleased and she proved to be an excellent mother, proud and protective. It was the middle of … Continue reading