Monthly Archives: February 2019

Bantam Cochin Projects Part I

Bantam Cochins have been a mainstay livestock on Fluffybottom for several years. They have been useful in study selected poultry genetics especially in exhibition breeds (as well as a source of organic compost). Each year different varieties are the focus of the breeding program. One of varieties in focus this Read On..

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Hazards on Northern Roads

Everyone knows to watch for deer on roads at dusk and dawn, but during the daytime, it’s those silly turkeys crossing the road to watch for

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Murphy Strikes Yet Again!

Last summer, the tarps covering two of the chicken runs were tattered. Leaky, and dripping water with every rain. Of course the solution was to replace the tarps with metal roofs – nice tight structures that channeled the water outside of the runs. (After all, they’re chickens not ducks!) Unfortunately, Read On..

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And More Snow

Even though it was 34 degrees yesterday, the snow continues to fall. So over Winter!

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More Snow – Again!

Had a couple hundred mile road trip yesterday. Luckily, I left before it started, but when I returned home there was 10” more new snow. Looks to be about 22-24” on the ground now. Thank goodness for John Deere and his muscle machines.

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