It's been about a year since we embarked on our adventure of raising backyard chickens. As you may recall, we started with day old chicks and got a variety of breeds - Buff Orpington, Maran, Americana, Delaware, and Welsummer. Starting with chicks was a great idea since it got my girls involved with the whole process. Our experience has been really positive and we've been rewarded with plenty of eggs!! We had a few things that went our way:
Would I recommend raising backyard chickens?? If you like eggs, then YESSSSSSS!!! I definitely have no regrets and am having so much fun raising them. So much fun in fact that we are adding a few new chicks this month, so stay tuned.