Monthly Archives: July 2012

Farm Fresh Eggs
6 years, 9 months ago 0

I am ready to sell our farm-fresh eggs from our free-range chickens – $4.00 per dozen. They are as delicious as they are pretty. Yesterday my dad brought five more chickens to join our flock. These are big gorgeous Black Australorp hens that are champion egg layers and lay beautiful dark golden brown eggs. They […]

New Chicks at 1818 Farms
6 years, 9 months ago 0

We have new chicks! Our little Bantam hen hatched her “adopted” eggs last week and is being a good mama to her seven fluffy chicks. My dad is building a special pen for them so they can be outside. Other updates: The new composter is “cooking” sheep manure and straw from the stalls, plus old […]

Five new goats arrive!
6 years, 9 months ago 0

Yesterday we got FIVE more goats! Pam and Marguerite were having fence problems and so they gave us their smaller goats. Four beautiful Nubians: brown & white Calamity Jane, white Ted and Ned (both neutered), and white with tan ears, Farrah; and one pygmy goat, Frankie (for his blue eyes). Frankie is the brother of […]