Some simple construction ideas for building a chicken run.
Take a quick look at the poultry barn for my birds.
A look at some projects around the homestead… Planting roses and peppers together and a re-purposed trellis.
I nearly accidentally killed my chicks last night. There was a power spike that kicked off the thermostat of my small heater during a rain storm. The heater came back on, but I didn’t notice the thermostat was off. By morning, the baby chicks were suffering from the heat. The turkeys and geese were still pretty much okay. I was seriously afraid that I would lose one of them.
However, they pulled through just fine and are running around their boxes.
We added geese and turkeys to our baby fowl….
How will our Americauna, Rhode Island Red hybrid chicks grow? What will they look like? Drop by to find out what will happen.
In recent weeks I had the chance to visit Ewart Grogan’s house in Nairobi. In 2007, the whole house was taken block by block and re-assembled in the Karen Blixen Coffee Garden which is located in Karen near the Karen Blixen house museum. For those of you who don’t know one of Kenya’s founding colonial fathers, you can click here.
Apart from the history, the food is excellent and it is a cool place to hang-out during the hot Kenyan summer.