Category Archives: Disasters

Norman’s Nonsense 26 – Bird Flu

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Norman’s Nonsense 26 – Bird Flu

I can’t even remember the last time we were allowed to go out to the backyard. We don’t even line up at the gate anymore. Read the rest of this entry

Norman’s Nonsense 25 – Mayhem

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Norman’s Nonsense 25 – Mayhem

I used to know what was going on around here, but lately, mayhem prevails.

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Common Egg Quality Problems | Backyard Chickens

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Common Egg Quality Problems | Backyard Chickens

The eggs you buy at Safeway will never look like these! These are kind of a horror story, egg style. I looked at every photo and thought to myself, yep, I’ve seen that before! I give away eggs all the time, but these get tossed. By tossed I mean that I microwave them up and feed them back to the hens.

https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/common-egg-quality-problems.65923/cover-image

This is an old article I blatantly stole from Backyard Chickens. I guess it’s not stealing if I send you there via a link. If you have a backyard flock, you’re going to want to sign up for their email newsletters.

And here’s the URL for wary folks: https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/common-egg-quality-problems.65923/ Copy and paste and you’re there.

Norman’s Nonsense 22

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Norman’s Nonsense 22

Everybody around here has been on their best behavior out of respect for the Farm Manager. She’s always been short, but she’s short-handed now, too.

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Daily Drama 104 – Everybody Loves Snow

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Daily Drama 104 – Everybody Loves Snow

The year 2021 was no better than 2020. Even as we impatiently wait for it to end, 2021 has decided to bludgeon us with an arctic weather system. My computer crashed – big time- this year (thank you 2021), so I can’t always find my photos and had to search my old blogs to be certain, but didn’t we already have a snowstorm this year? Read the rest of this entry