Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-27

#FF @heather_perara @Mom2Punkadus @henthusiasts @WendyENThomas @spicycauldron #chickens # From the blog: Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-20: I found this book very helpful as I got started wit… http://bit.ly/aKG6bS #chickens # Couple of broody hens… #chickens http://twitpic.com/2h7t1a # Total of 18 eggs last week, up from 15 last week and 6 the week before. #chickens [...]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-20

I found this book very helpful as I got started with my backyard chickens this year: How To Raise Chickens http://bit.ly/a3F5x9 # #FF @reddirtramblin @FowlVisions @MurrayMcMurray @ColinCox @FarmersAlmanac @BYChickens # From the blog: Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-13: #FF @Ldyjarhead @WendyENThomas @eggUcation @Grand_L… http://bit.ly/bmUI2c #chickens # Thanks to @benrice23 and @reddirtramblin for the #ff [...]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-13

#FF @Ldyjarhead @WendyENThomas @eggUcation @Grand_Longtail @backyardpoultry @chickpastor #chickens # @WendyENThomas Thanks for the #FF shout out! in reply to WendyENThomas # From the blog: Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-06: #FF @goozleberry @MurrayMcMurray @CarolinaCoops @Ch… http://bit.ly/au22Mn #chickens # I blogged about my pullets' egg production earlier this week: http://bit.ly/bYVHHB #chickens # Egg production seems to [...]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-08-06

#FF @goozleberry @MurrayMcMurray @CarolinaCoops @ChicknJ @PoultryLovers @hanselathome @ChickensOnCam #chickens # From the blog: Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-07-30: #FF @BackyardPoultr1 @Ldyjarhead @RobLudlow @buckde… http://bit.ly/aS2NHz #chickens # First eggs from the chickens! http://twitpic.com/2agvi9 # Another egg today! I think just one of my 4 pullets is laying, can't wait for all to contribute! #chickens # [...]

Eggcellent surprise!

First two eggs with the coop in the background

The chickens, now about 19 weeks old, had been acting kind of strangely for about a week — spending good portions of the day in the henhouse, despite the heat. They seemed to be exploring the two nestboxes with more frequency. Then I went away for a few days, and when I came back, I [...]