I received a wonderful surprise at the expense
of someone else. Here is my very short story
and pics of my new chickens and a super egg
they surprised me with. This is also the new coop
I’ve been renovating for my chickens leisure
and comfort. It is a great size barn style shed
that we have never gotten any use out of other
than to store things we never used. The south
side has been weathered by the sun and is
waiting for a paint jobber (me) along with the
door, new door, cut from new wood, me, should
If you saw my last post you might notice that my
front yard gives no indication to the fact that I
am a backyard chicken farmer. My neighbour calls
me accentric, I don’t know if thats good bad or even
true. I have many many interests, I don’t think
that makes me accentric.
What exactly does accentric really mean.
Odd as in weird
Odd as in different
Different as in not like most.
Unusual but also interesting
Unusual but seems crazy
I ate the egg as the egg carton wouldn’t close. It was a double yoker. Now I’ve read up on what causes double yokers as people do get them from time to time and it is simply a screw up in the egg processing department deep down in the valley of the production system.
I also read that these hens cannot be bred so theoretically these double yoking chickys will eventually die out, so they say! Chickens wern’t invented yesterday so I say double yokers are here to stay; until they hit the dinner table at least. Not my babys though, I couldnt butcher my girls even if I knew how.