Tag Archives: Darkening Days

My Girls are Molting

As Fall deepens and the nights grow longer and colder, eggs are fewer.  The girls go to bed earlier and earlier but seem content.  I have no eggs to sell but enough for us.  I know Amber has stopped laying … Continue reading

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Nesting Boxes

As the days grow darker and the nights grow colder, the girls go to bed earlier and earlier. We put electric candles in the windows to add a couple of hours of light to the day. A week ago we … Continue reading

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