Tag Archives: pastured poultry

The Chicken Tender

Way back when we were beginning farmers in 2011, we rarely rose with the chickens. We took to shutting the windows at night so we wouldn’t hear our roosters crow at dawn, and even strategically placed the coop away from … Continue reading

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Who’s afraid of Big Chicken?

Chicken has been in the news lately, and to be honest, it’s making me a little nervous. My big sister, ever looking out for me, first brought my attention to an article that came out in late July. Entitled “DC … Continue reading

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Chick Infirmary

Poor Amir. He’s been doing all the heavy lifting around here the last couple of days, and tending to not one, but three gimpy chicks (myself included.) The straw that broke this camel’s back was, well, hay actually. I was … Continue reading

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Which came first, the chicken or the pasteurized egg?

Grade A. Producer-Certified. Cage-Free. Farm Fresh. Free Range. Organic. Natural. Pastured. Humane. Pasteurized. (Prefer to watch a video rather than read this post? Here’s a good one by the Cornucopia Institute to help you choose good eggs.) These are the … Continue reading

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