Soft Shelled Eggs …

I was collecting the eggs from my cheeky little bantams the other day and found a soft rubbery egg. It can happen to any hens but in particular new hens that have just come into lay or older hens which my bantams are on the older side now – think they are about 5 years […]

Chicken keeping Course for Beginners …

Come along and join us … 3rd October • 15th October22nd October We will take you through the types of chickens, from pure breeds to hybrids, large fowl to the small bantams. We explain what chickens need in terms of the living space, coop and run, nesting box and their dietary needs, feeding, what they […]

Secret stash of Eggs!!!!

Just cleaning out the Millefleur Pekins, Silkies and Wyandottes and notice the little white wyandotte disappear under the chicken coop, even though it was blocked with bricks she had managed to find a little gap to squeeze through. I moved all the bricks and could see about 10 eggs all laid right at the back […]

Eggs !!!!

My gorgegous girls have done me proud this morning they are finally getting back into lay – I collected 9 eggs this morning from our 15 girls – well done ladies