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Chicken Drama: a Broody, Wind Eggs, and Baby Chicks on the Way!

Bear with me and re-wind just one more time to early May. We were in NYC, and ┬ájust about to leave our apartment for a long-awaited lunch at Balthazar when the phone call came: “Hope’s not moving”. Our hearts sunk, … Continue reading

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What “broody” means in Chickenspeak.

I’ve always equated the word “broody” with “moody”, as in “brooding” over worrisome events. Now that I’ve read four or five books on chickens, I have a better understanding of the word, which is defined by Merriam-Webster as: 1 : … Continue reading

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