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Gina Read
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"The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it." Terry Pratchett
"The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying to put things in it." Terry Pratchett

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A chicken egg just sold for £480 - I think I need to give my girls a talking to :-) I was asked to comment on the story by 'Trash and Treasure'.

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The Price Of Eggs
By Keeping Chickens Newsletter subscriber and author Jen McGeehan Mission Accomplished! Our set of six one-month old chicks
were finally secure in our handmade chicken tractor. As I stood back, grateful
to have completed the necessary repairs, it occurred t...

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The Ultimate Healthy Living Bonus
There is currently a bundle sale going on which includes resources on topics like Alternative Health & Home Remedies,
Healthy Children, Real Food Recipes, Gardening and Homesteading, Meal Budgeting
and planning, Special Diets, Green Cleaning, Natural Beau...

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Say Cheese...
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The day the chickens stopped singing
By Deborah Lyman I had several ideas of what I wanted to do when
I retired from the military.   One was to
have a hobby farm and raise chickens as well as Nigerian Dwarf Goats and
miniature cattle.   Well I did get a cow,
Dolly, but she is a year old, small...

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Removing Spurs from a Rooster (or hen)
Long spurs can be troublesome in several ways such as by causing injuries to a

hens back when mating and also general injuries when the spurs are being used as

a weapon in fights between roosters (or worse still, attacking people) or simply

getting so...

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I was at the local smallholders show at the weekend - these were so sweet...#sheep #smallholders  

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Bad hair day...
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Chicken Joke - just a bit of fun :-)
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