I had 4 go broody and they were 2 per box when it was 110 outside a couple of weeks ago. I figured if it was too hot they would move and join the others in the shade and misters. Now there are only 2 left and they are all okay."
"My meyer lemon tree exploded this year with lemons.
The one recipe I really liked was Salt Preserved Meyer Lemons which will stay in the fridge for months. I have been using them with any recipe that call for lemons, like Caesar salad dressings.
"Its a small evap cooler inside their coop on top of a small table. The back of the cooler is against the wall and it faces their sleeping area. Last year I covered it with a trash bag during the day.
I have to fill it up with water every late…"
"I have one for a second year in a row. I purchased it at Home Depot, its called Ultra cool, portable evaporative cooler, paid almost $100.00. For me it was worth it so I can sleep at night. My backyard is against a major street, with the heat from…"
"My son built our two coops (little one for the chicks). He is an electrician and does carpentry/handyman work on the side. He also built the pergola that is to left of the coop for our grapes
"I have the same problem with 8 hens that are over two years old. I am lucky to get an egg a day. It appears that a few are ready to molt, feathers all over. Purchased some chicks over the summer and they should start laying after Thanksgiving. If…"
"I'm sorry. I the more I think it over, I realize I don't have the time this week to observe flock integration and ensure she is getting along with the others. Just bad timing. If you haven't found a home for her by the 18th, I will come get her. "
"We have five acres, so loud birds don't bother people here. I would consider taking her, but we couldn't get her until the 18th. (Unless you are willing to drop her off tomorrow.) I would come get her, but tomorrow is too packed for that. I'm near…"