Automated Chicken Coop

| March 2, 2016

I mentioned yesterday that we have made our chicken raising a bit easier by automating some things. I built an automatic door opener using a motorized car antennae last November and it has worked flawlessly since then. When it gets to 15 F or below, it does have some problems going up but the chickens […]

Chickens!

| March 1, 2016

We were so busy last year taking care of our new chicken flock…that we never even put out a blog about them! Well here is our announcement. We’ve had chickens since last spring! By now they are fully grown and doing great. We have 10 hens and 2 roosters and they all get along very […]

Chicken Coop Move

| November 20, 2013

One of our big projects this past summer was to move the chicken coop.  Yes!  We have a chicken coop that was already here when we moved in.  It’s large, red, and has some beautiful windows to face south.  I am in absolute love with it, but it does need a face-lift.  That’s another story. […]