Chickens: The Gateway Drug

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My husband likes to joke that our passion for growing things starts with chickens, or, as he likes to say, chickens – the gateway drug.

Why? Once you’ve raised a chicken, seen every aspect of its life cycle from day-old chick to laying hen to the proud parent of an incubator full of eggs to, yes, of course, becoming Sunday’s dinner, you’ll be hooked.

Chickens are a homesteader’s dream. They require min….


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