Chickens & Eggs are a necessity when it comes to being more self reliant and living that kind of lifestyle. We have seen that chickens are a great animal to have around, as kids love to take care of them and collect their eggs. Recently our chickens laid their first few eggs, and we wanted to share a photo of them.
Chickens also eat bugs which helps with bug control instead of using pesticides.
We are providing a couple links below from our friends at Homestead Survival that relate to chickens and has helped us:
20 Things to Do With Eggshells
12 Things You Should Know About (and Do With) Your Eggs
Don’t wash your eggs until you use them. The hen has coating that helps keep bacteria out of the shell.