Ever wonder how fast a chicken grows? Or maybe when they start to fly or roost or lay eggs? Here are some quick links to our chickens’ development, with weekly updates!
Week 1 the day the chicks arrived, they flew into JFK!
Week 2- they began to feather out and we starting having some problems with pasting on the barred rocks
Week 3- they started to fly and were flying out of the brooder
Week 4- the gawky stage
Week 5- roosting and clucking began
Week 6- eating like crazy
Week 7- they starting roaming outside for a couple of hours a day
Week 8- still roaming, clucking, roosting and eating!!
Week 9- they are free to roam outside as they please and they are crazy at feeding times
Week 10- guard dog on duty
Week 11- Update with photos of all breeds
Week 11- The rooster has started to crow!
Week 12- Quick update and a little video
Week 13- Lots of garden treats
Week 14- Chicken coop upgrade
Week 15- No eggs yet
Week 16- What effect will the amount of sunlight have on their ability to lay eggs?
Week 17- There is no waste when you raise chickens.
Week 18- Putting the chickens to work tilling and composting the garden.
The difference between homegrown and store bought eggs is drastic!
Ever wonder how a chicken lays an egg? You can watch one of our chickens lay an egg!