- JUST BLOOMED TODAY
- GARDEN UPDATE
- GARDEN GIGGLE
Our baby chicks are growing like weeds! They love to play freeze frame...they hear me and freeze in place, until...I reach in to change their feed and they come alive! Scurrying, scurrying...
So, now what we know what to feed our baby chicks, we need to choose what breed will fit our purpose the best. When I first got chickens, I thought they just came in different colors. I didn't know that there were different breeds of chickens. Here are some of the more popular ones:
The original Orpington, the Black, was developed in England in 1886 and brought to the U.S. in 1890. Today Buff, White, Black and Blue Orpingtons are recognized color varieties.
|Barred Plymouth Rock|
|Large Fowl Rhode Island Red|
|Why did the cow cross the road?|
To get to the udder side !
|Why did the chewing gum cross the road ?Because it was stuck to the chicken !|
|Why did the chicken cross the "net" ?It wanted to get to the other site !|
|What do you call a rooster who wakes you up at the same time every morning ?An alarm cluck !|
|Why does a chicken coop have two doors ?Because if had four doors it would be a chicken sedan!|
|How long do chickens work ? Around the cluck !|
|Why did the chicken end up in the soup ?Because it ran out of cluck !|
|Why did the cow cross the road ?|
To go to the moooooovies !