Posted by: kathandroger | August 14, 2013

Chicks and onions…

She did it! After 3 failed attempts last year, the Smoker has hatched some chicks. There were 3, but we found one dead this morning. Born 2 days ago, they have made their first sortie into the wild this afternoon…

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So far she is being a very good mum, especially as Boudie has become a bit obsessed by the chicken house  in the past couple of days. Here she is not really sure what to make of the little yellow balls of fluff on legs…

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Actually, I’m not too worried about Boudie – I think Smokey would see her off; Dennis on the other hand….

On another matter, there were some comments after the previous blog wondering about Roger’s onions, so to speak. Well here they are…

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I reckon this is our best crop of onions since we’ve been here. 2013 is certainly turning out to be a good year for the garden!


Responses

  1. Bravo all round I think xx


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