Tag Archives: Chickens

Should a gardener keep chooks?

When we first got our chooks (they were day old chicks at the time) in February last year the answer to that question would have been a resounding yes!  In fact I wrote a glowingly romantic Top 5 post about the highlights of … Continue reading

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Protecting the garden from Chickens

Having chooks has been something of a learning curve for me.  We always had chickens when I was a kid so I think I thought that I was fairly knowledgeable about them.  WRONG.  I’ve found them both entertaining, bewildering and just … Continue reading

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Top 5 – Reasons why we got chickens

Just over a week ago we made the trip from Coburg to Cranbourne South and as well as visiting the fabulous Australia Garden we also stopped in at Craig’s Farm and bought 3 ‘day old’ (well actually they are 4 … Continue reading

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