I am looking to grow a variety of Heritage vegetables this year, and I am struggling to find a variety of early pea called "Veitch's Western Express". Do any of you Veg Gardeners out there have any…Continue
Thanks for your comment. Well panic over..I came back from work today to find both chickens have laid today, so hopefully this was just a small blip and there is nothing wrong.
I though she might be laying somewhere else,…"
I have two hens both approx 7mths old and both have been laying for just over a month now.
The first hen is laying consistently nearly ever day.
My other hen however started laying every other day, and which then became more…"
Just to let you know that I have just got home from work , opened the nest box to find two eggs rather than one! Dolly must finally have laid her 1st egg today!
Do you think both Margot and Dolly will continue to use the same…"
"Mo - Well I am still getting an egg every day from my 1st hen. However, I am still waiting for the other to start.
A couple of days ago she started exhibiting the squatting behaviour my other did before laying, and she is becoming a lot more…"
"I have noticed that these newly laid eggs have a spiral groove running around the outside if the shell.
Does anybody know what this groove is, and if this is normal when a chicken first starts laying??"
"Hi Mo - well I don't know if it was just a coincidence that one of my hens has just started squatting....but today I had my first egg!!! I have just had it poached on a muffin and it was delicious.
I am not sure if it was because the egg was…"
I have two chickens which are just over 5mths old. The more dominant one is starting to squat everytime i get close to her or stroke her.
Is this a sign that she may soon start laying?
This is the first time I have kept…"
I am looking to grow a variety of Heritage vegetables this year, and I am struggling to find a variety of early pea called "Veitch's Western Express". Do any of you Veg Gardeners out there have any idea where I might be able to source these peas from? See More