Oct 11, 2013

Flock Focus Friday, 10/11/13

The beginning of this week started with some rain, but that didn't stop the flockers from getting out and about. Peak foliage is upon us here in New England and we are enjoying every minute of it.
The kids enjoyed a hay ride at the annual Fall Fest BBQ hosted by good friends.
A few of the late spring chickens have just begun laying eggs while the older flockers finish up their molt
 Rachel (Bantam Cochin Frizzle) is in the molt home-stretch!
A first egg from one of my Black Copper Marans pullets.
 
A significant milestone was hit on my Facebook page this week as the fan ticker hit the 50,000 mark! I have been blessed to be able to interact with so many wonderful people around the world daily, sharing our love and appreciation for backyard chickens.
When I wasn't on Facebook or writing magazine articles this week, I was busy shipping Spruce the Coop Herbal Fusion. I had a little trouble keeping up with demand, but am now fully stocked and herbal pest control is on its way to nest boxes all over the country! 
 Spartacus, (Serama x Red Sex Link)  the son of Brutus and Vera, got named this week.
Look at how quickly he feathered out this week- the top photo was taken last Friday and the photo below was taken six days later.
 
Thanks for visiting and have a great week!
The winner of last week's Flock Focus Friday giveaway of a BriteTap Chicken Waterer is: Linda Lee Eckert

599 comments :

  1. Congrats on your 50K milestone, and your newest layers, and your new babies! (Tracie C)

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  2. looks like an awesome feeder!!!

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  3. I tell people about your blogs and FB page all the time. I just love them! Such great information, you are teaching me so much and I really appreciate it!

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  4. PoorGirl Couture10/11/13, 12:09 PM

    followed, liked, loved, and entered for the win!

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  5. I've been lusting after a grandpa's feeder for ages! I hope I win! :)

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  6. Carolyn Miller10/11/13, 12:09 PM

    My chooks would love a new feeder!

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  7. I love that pic with all of them on bench!!!! omg too cute!!!!!!! Would love one of the feeder tho! Great pics and posts!~

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  8. I'm always fighting mice! I need some of these!

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  9. Anne Wright-Cunniff10/11/13, 12:10 PM

    I think it would be fun to watch my ladies try to figure out how to use one of those feeders. I can practically see the gears rolling in their little chicken heads.

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  10. my girlz would love this!

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  11. Jessica Thorsen10/11/13, 12:10 PM

    Love all the great info you have!!! Thank you for sharing your knowledge!

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  12. I signed up to follow you via GFC and liked you on FB as Wendy Wright Clark. Thanks for this great giveaway. My girlies would love it!

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  13. April Poulter10/11/13, 12:11 PM

    Congrats on the 50,000 mark!
    Thank you for all the chances to win chicken products. I am currently making plans for remodeling my flock set up, a feeder like this would fit in nicely ;)

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  14. Angel Hughes10/11/13, 12:11 PM

    I would love this! I hope to have such a beautiful group some day! Love your page.

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  15. Ann Massarella Maxted10/11/13, 12:12 PM

    This would be an awesome 50th birthday present :) Oh, did I mention TODAY is my 50th, lol!

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  16. Melissa Wittner10/11/13, 12:12 PM

    Just LOVE all these images!

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  17. Love your blog! Would love to win this feeder too!

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  18. What a cool feeder! My chickens would love this!

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  19. would love this feeder, my ladies seem to dump their food.

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  20. Jennifer McLaughlin Doane10/11/13, 12:13 PM

    Always love a new Flock Friday!!! Happy Weekend!

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  21. Melinda Vaikasiene10/11/13, 12:13 PM

    The autumn pictures are beautiful. We would love this feeder to help with our 29 hens, 14 of which should be beginning to lay soon. Your website has been a tremendous resource for my husband and myself as we embrace our own flock and give our children a great new experience. We have been looking at incubators as well so we can hatch this winter.

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  22. Michele Williams Tidd10/11/13, 12:13 PM

    I would so love to win one of these feeders! I had told my husband that when I get some extra, extra money I would buy one, but winning one would be better. Best of luck to everyone!!!!

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  23. It would just be a huge lifesaver all together if I can win this for my chickens! Thanks for the chance to win all these giveaways!

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  24. My girls would LOVE to eat from Grandpa's Feeder!!!

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  25. I'm going to win one of these giveaways.... ONE day! :-) Love your blog!

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  26. Sandy Scofield10/11/13, 12:15 PM

    Grandpa's Feeder is calling me.

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  27. love love love your website all your help is very much appreciated ! learning something new everyday from your website and fb posts

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  28. Theresa Hennessey10/11/13, 12:16 PM

    Thanks for the giveaway. BeAutiful pictures. I sure miss fall in New England

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  29. Chelsea Shafer10/11/13, 12:17 PM

    I would love to have one of these feeders!

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  30. Tracy Lanning Alanis10/11/13, 12:17 PM

    Would love to have a

    GRANDPA'S FEEDER!!

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  31. Werblessed Ones10/11/13, 12:17 PM

    <3 !!! =)

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  32. Spring Harris Robinson10/11/13, 12:17 PM

    would love the grandpa feeder! thank you for your blog, I am about to to find out more about your herbal fusion.

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  33. This would make my chicks day! :)

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  34. Kellie Pittsley10/11/13, 12:18 PM

    Would love to win Grandpa's feeders. Thanks for the chance!!

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  35. Boy, something like this feed would sure help the waist-

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  36. Heather Stauffer10/11/13, 12:18 PM

    Love reading all of your blog posts. Can't wait until spring when I get some chickens...first ones in over 10 years for me! So excited!

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  37. RuthAnn Jankosky Wachsmuth10/11/13, 12:19 PM

    oh i so need this! we had a surprise sleetstorm and i discovered my "fancy" built in feeder LEAKS and ruined at least 5# of food!

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  38. Bobbie Jones Gildroy10/11/13, 12:19 PM

    I have followed all the steps to be entered into the drawing! Fingers crossed!!! :-)

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  39. Debbie Kelley Rice10/11/13, 12:19 PM

    Ok I keep tryin... Pick me!

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  40. This is such a great feeder!

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  41. Stephanie Serenity Steele10/11/13, 12:21 PM

    I would love to have one of these feeders.

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  42. Wendy Campbell10/11/13, 12:21 PM

    It would be wonderful to win Grandpas feeder

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  43. I would love to win one of these! They look awesome.

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  44. andymankansas10/11/13, 12:22 PM

    Here's to your beautiful birds!

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  45. Brandie Page Cottingham10/11/13, 12:22 PM

    Love the pic with your Polish. I have a Blue Polish and she follows me around and talks to me. LOL

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  46. JessicaHughett10/11/13, 12:23 PM

    I ♡ your blog and post! Thank you so much for the amazing give aways! :-)

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  47. oh i so need one of these and i can not spend anymore money otherwise my hubby will execute me. i could spend all my savings on these little girls!

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  48. Thanks for your informative and fun posts! Enjoying following you on Facebook. Will now see even more on Pinterest! :)

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  49. Are these feeders waterproof against the rain drops?

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  50. Thank you so much for the bounty of information you put on your blog. I feel less crazy for my obsession with my 5 week old chicks and more comfortable knowing that I am learning and becoming more prepared for anything that could happen with my flock. (hopefully only good things)

    You rock!
    -Nikki

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  51. Woohoo grandpas feeders!

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  52. Tiffiny Hudson10/11/13, 12:28 PM

    Would love to win a feeder! Following your site made me want chickens even more. Right now I have eggs in the incubator, and i hope in 10 more days i will have chicks! Thanks for all of your great advice!

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  53. Christine Morgan10/11/13, 12:29 PM

    My boyfriend has taken quite an interest in my flock and seems to be a bit of a "chicken whisperer". He would love the look of this feeder!

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  54. That feeder would be awesome for my coop! LOVE reading your articles. You always seem to know just what my next question is and post a link to the answer!

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  55. Cricket Harvey Longaker10/11/13, 12:30 PM

    My soon to be six year old loves the joke of the day! Thank you for having a fun little item I can share with het!

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  56. Jennifer Thompson10/11/13, 12:30 PM

    Congrats on hitting 50,000!!!!! I love all your posts, keep up te great work! I would also love to win this feeder. Thanks!

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  57. Heather Estep10/11/13, 12:31 PM

    I would Love to win the feeder.

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  58. I have been eyeing these feeders! Would love to win this!

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  59. you have the best products, some I never heard of before following your page. thank you

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  60. Joyce Zaleski10/11/13, 12:34 PM

    I would LOVE to win one of these feeders. My girls waste so much by just pushing it out onto the floor to scratch at it. This would also be great in keeping pests away. Thanks so much for all you do and sharing your beautiful pictures with all of us. queenb@epix.net

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  61. I want to win one :)

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  62. Kim Collins Hunt10/11/13, 12:39 PM

    Fall in CT is beautiful. Would love to win a Grandpa's feeder. Love the name choice for the Donkey photo, btw!

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  63. Cindy Masters Brown10/11/13, 12:39 PM

    I would love to win! :)

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  64. I love your love for chickens! They are beautiful, as is your property! My hubby will be making a coop this fall/winter for the little chicks in the spring! This feeder would be so convenient!
    It's Thanksgiving weekend for Canadians, so have a happy turkey weekend!

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  65. I learn something new everyday! I would love one of Grandpa's Feeders for my girls!

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  66. Shelly Parker10/11/13, 12:43 PM

    I would absolutely LOVE to have one of these feeders! Thanks as always for all of your posts. I am planning to make some Peeps Pumpkin Pie this weekend and hopefully freeze some for later this winter. :)

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  67. Brutus's son is beautiful!

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  68. Elizabeth Flippo10/11/13, 12:48 PM

    I would love a real feeder. I started my flock while very broke...so i have used milk cartons ever since...lol they actually work great with the handle as the hanger.

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  69. One of those feeders sure would make the ladies happy! ;)

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  70. Susan Weaver-Boucher10/11/13, 12:53 PM

    love your facebook page!

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  71. The ladies would <3 one of these!!

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  72. Esther widgren10/11/13, 12:54 PM

    Oh Grandpa!!! I need one of these feeders!!
    Glad to see the flock is doing well :-)

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  73. Terry Kessinger10/11/13, 12:56 PM

    Our coop is 2/3 finished and I can't wait to link up to show you pics! My husband is calling it our Poultry Aviary! Grandpa's Feeder would be a great addition! Thanks for the giveaway - I love your sponsors!

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  74. This is the best feeder and to win one would be the greatest. My girls would love to keep the mice out of their food at night. Thanks for offering it.

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  75. Robin Eschenbach Foley10/11/13, 12:58 PM

    Would love to win this! I am a newbie chicken owner and loving it!

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  76. Allison Phillips10/11/13, 12:59 PM

    A grandpa feeder would look nice in our coop!

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  77. Bobbie Turner10/11/13, 1:00 PM

    TGIF and another week of give-a-ways! Thanks Kathy (do you ever sleep?)

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  78. Love the blog, love the fb page and I love the chickens!!!

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  79. Melissa Grover10/11/13, 1:02 PM

    Big congratulations on 50k and your herbal fusion business doing sooo well!!!
    Happy Friday!!!

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  80. This feeder looks like a winner. I also ordered some of the predator pee as I know I have rats that get into my hen house. I ended up ordering the sampler pack as it give a 2 ounce sample of each one and everything is so specific. I'll let you know if it "discourages" the rats , which I NEVER see, but actually crush their tunnels when I walk around in the coop.

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  81. Love your blog. Chickens and a glimpse of my home state. What could be better :)

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  82. Love this! thank you!

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  83. Cyn Van Antwerp10/11/13, 1:03 PM

    I need this so I don't have to bring my feeders in every night!!!

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  84. Mbolism HarleyQuinn Cole10/11/13, 1:06 PM

    Busy week! Sounds great :)

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  85. Spartacus is such a cute little guy, but I bet he doesn't think he is little. :)

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  86. Beautiful pictures!!!

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  87. I love the picture of Spartacus all feathered out! Wowee he's handsome!! We would be so so so so excited to win the feeder!! I drool over them and it would help solve our mouse problem!! I'll ask the girls to keep all their toes crossed! ;)

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  88. It would be nice to win one of these!

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  89. Catherine Flannery10/11/13, 1:21 PM

    I want one.

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  90. Terri McMillan10/11/13, 1:23 PM

    Would love to win this....thanks for the chance!

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  91. Mary Cuffman10/11/13, 1:24 PM

    I would love one of these feeders!

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  92. Katie Brown Stafford10/11/13, 1:28 PM

    I could really use this!! Thanks so much

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  93. MarkandDawn Andrews10/11/13, 1:31 PM

    Love your blog. ..follow you on facebook...learned a ton...thanks

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  94. Oooh! My girls would love this feeder!

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  95. Stacy Willson10/11/13, 1:39 PM

    This would be awesome! Thanks for all the awesome giveaways.

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  96. Holly Pacheco10/11/13, 1:40 PM

    :) I need one of those feeders!

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  97. I love Ellen DeHenneres!

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  98. I would love this feeder!

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  99. I love this feeder! Would be awesome to win!

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  100. I want to win!!! Love your blog!

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  101. Well that is one nice feeder,would love to have it

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  102. I would love a better feeder for my girls. The goats seem to always find a way to knock over the feeder and chow down.

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  103. Vicki Lubarsky10/11/13, 2:06 PM

    I'm dying to have a Grandpa's feeder!!

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  104. Arliss Friend-Wells10/11/13, 2:07 PM

    Love the fall foliage pic! We're still green here in NW Arkansas. Yay! Another chance to win something!

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  105. Not sure if this contest is still open, but here's my entry! Have already Liked you on FB and now, to find the Follow button....

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  106. I LOVE the captions on your photos!! They make me smile every time. Thanks. :-)

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  107. I would love a new feeder, I have been trying all different kids to see what I like best

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  108. How exciting - a Grandpa's feeder as a giveaway! Hope I'm the lucky one!

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  109. Thanks for the opportunity to enter! I have enjoyed your blog, FB page and might actually make your PVC feeder this weekend!
    Thanks!

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  110. linda prater10/11/13, 2:25 PM

    there feeder looks really nice love to win. read you page every day learned some good stuff thanks.

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  111. Jacqueline Cyr Post10/11/13, 2:30 PM

    So need this feeder!!! Thanks!

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  112. Laura Adrian Smith10/11/13, 2:30 PM

    I would LOVE to win one of these feeders!!

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  113. Shel Reitmajer10/11/13, 2:32 PM

    A feeder my girls won't dump over in 5 1/2 seconds? AMAZING!

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  114. Two of my four spring chicks are laying now, two aren't. They are all the same breed and were born are the same day. Yet more proof that each and every chicken is an individual!

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  115. Gray Johnson10/11/13, 2:37 PM

    I was just about to google how to help save my girls feed from the weather when your post popped up on facebook! What a clever idea this feeder is! I dont normally comment on the blogs I stalk, but I just want to thank you so much for all your help and guidance via your blog and facebook...my girls are much happier because of you :)

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  116. Melissa Greiner10/11/13, 2:37 PM

    Liked on Facebook - done, following on Bloghop - done, winner of Grandpa's Feeder - hope so! Love, love, love your sites! Thanks for all you do!

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  117. Kelly Kanedy Schwindt10/11/13, 2:37 PM

    One of these feeders would be an AWESOME addition for my girls...and one guy! =)

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  118. Thank you for sharing, would love to try out one of these feeders! :)

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  119. I <3 Grandpa's Feeders! You must be the busiest woman in the States. i was just looking at everything you did this past week. geez

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  120. Elisha Golliher10/11/13, 3:00 PM

    Not sure if I would qualify or not? I have liked your page on Facebook and followed your blog, gotten emails and such - all for a while. I really enjoy the tidbits that help me be a better chick momma and the personal notes (such as my daily Rachel). Make watching the site fun. Ellen jokes help, too :). So, I've been around a while. There's bothering else I can do to support except move into the coop. But I've been wanting one of those grandpas feeders since your first post about them. Please consider my entry.

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  121. Would love to win one of Grandpa's Feeder for my girls! I have a mouse problem in my coop and have been trying to keep the feed contaminent-free.

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  122. I want to win the feeder please! My ladies are messy and LOVE to waste food!

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  123. Henny Penny K10/11/13, 4:00 PM

    Would love one of these feeders! My girls love to dig the food out of the feeder and waste it all over the run floor!

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  124. I'm new to this and new to the chicken business too. Just got started this year and I'm so in love with them it's not funny. It's so fun coming home from work and seeing my girls oh one rooster. I let them run the yard for a few hours every night and them it's bed time and they go right in the coop. Thank you so much for the help you have gave me on face book and you web site

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  125. Love this blog. I'm new to it but love it.

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  126. Oh my ladies would love this! Thanks for all you do Chicken Chick :) Have a great autumn weekend! Monica Wheeler

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  127. Grampa's feeders oh yeah! Thanks for always having fun giveaways and providing an easy to maneuver website with the most helpful chicken info.

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  128. Heather Feather10/11/13, 4:22 PM

    Would LOVE one of those Grandpa's Feeders!

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  129. I would love a feeder to keep the food anywhere other than all over the floor

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  130. Michelle in Massachusetts10/11/13, 4:33 PM

    LOVE the name "Spartacus!" Well done! Brutus' memory lives on through him!

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  131. grandpa's feeder is on my dream list--my girls would be so happy!

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  132. Would love to win this feeder! It is way out of my budget otherwise. Seems like a great idea for keeping feed clean and deterring other visitors. I follow you by email and already like you.

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  133. ok i think i entered myself ..LOL!! Not to good at this computer stuff..Wish me luck!

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  134. Rebecca Kober10/11/13, 5:25 PM

    Always ready for a contest! Thanks for your great advice and wisdom.

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  135. Another fabulous giveaway, and beautiful photos! I gotta get out there and get some before the leaves are all on the ground...

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  136. Leigh Uemae-Valdivia10/11/13, 5:51 PM

    I love your blog! Great information with beautiful pictures of chickens with a sense of humor, lol. I look forward to your next writing and more cute pics. :)

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  137. TheChickenChick10/11/13, 5:53 PM

    Welcome to chicken-keeping, Debbie!

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  138. TheChickenChick10/11/13, 5:54 PM

    Thanks Emily!

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  139. Michael Hancock10/11/13, 5:56 PM

    I'd love to win the Grandpa's Feeder to help keep the mice out of my chicken food.

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  140. TheChickenChick10/11/13, 5:56 PM

    That's really nice of you to say, thank you.

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  141. Michelle Chun10/11/13, 5:59 PM

    What beautiful autumn foliage. Loving Spartacus' feathers. Can't wait to see what his big boy feathers will look like all grown in.

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  142. TheChickenChick10/11/13, 6:00 PM

    Thanks Melissa. :)

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  143. TheChickenChick10/11/13, 6:00 PM

    Not nearly enough! lol

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  144. TheChickenChick10/11/13, 6:02 PM

    Looking forward to seeing it, Terry!

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  145. Jennifer Vaughn Roddy10/11/13, 6:02 PM

    I just love the captions on all of your chicky pics! They are too funny!! I love the donkeys and hump day! That is just too funny....What an awesome giveaway too. Would love to win!

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  146. Denise Breault10/11/13, 6:10 PM

    Love your Blog! Love your flock!

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  147. Your flockers and your landscaping look so beautiful. So unlike the dry dusty desert of West Texas. Please enter me in your feeder giveaway. My girls surely would love to win.

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  148. Eilene Corcoran10/11/13, 6:47 PM

    I'm going to need to get ready for a new batch of girls. This would be great! Hope the antibiotics are doing well for the girls after Brutus' test results came back. Can you still eat the eggs? I have no idea what they do to a chicken's system.

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  149. I do all the above...now I just need to be a winner,,,,,finger crossed!
    Doing the chicken dance in preparation of celebrating my win! :-) :-) :-) :-)

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  150. hennypennystegosaurus10/11/13, 7:07 PM

    Spartacus! What a handsome little guy! Makes me miss when all my birds were little. Too cute!

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  151. Deborah Paterson10/11/13, 7:57 PM

    Great pics and jumping around like a kid at Christmas for a chance to win the feeder. I'm already a bit strung out as time draws near for my first hatch. Thanks big time btw for your Hatch a long lessons. I have been sniffing around my incubator for bad egg smell like my Black lab on Sunday morning when I'm cooking up bacon. I second candled early at 12 days because I thought I detected something. Yup sure enough one was all squishy and moved around like liquid inside. That leaves 7 out of the original 10 still cooking with big red veins. Thanks for the education and helping me to keep the other possibles safe. Day 21 is next Friday, I'll be a wreck.

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  152. disqus_BAOiqklDSc10/11/13, 7:57 PM

    This feeder is just what I need.

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  153. Tichy Robbins10/11/13, 8:00 PM

    Whew!!!! That's a lot to do for a computer illiterate person..... But love you so its worth it! sure hoping my chicks win the super feeder!!!

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  154. I would love to be a winner of one of Grandpas feeders! Thanks for the contest.

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  155. Summers Acres10/11/13, 8:16 PM

    Congrats on 50k! That's terrific. Great giveaway!

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  156. Debbie_Bruening10/11/13, 8:20 PM

    Please put me in the drawing for Grandpa's Feeder. Also, congrats on reaching 50,000!!!

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  157. Debra Muncaster10/11/13, 8:36 PM

    I love this site! and we can win things too?! Now I am hooked! PICK ME! PICK ME! I really need a feeder that will work... :)

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  158. Lori Hampton10/11/13, 8:36 PM

    I love your posts and look forward to your blog. Good info and advise with great stories of your flock adventures!! :0)

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  159. Just found your site.....great info. Love the chance for a giveaway!

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  160. Spartucus is a great name...... He is so pretty!
    Would love that feeder..... Thanks for the chance

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  161. Thinking of buying one and maybe two, one for chickens and one for the ducks. Really like the face book and blog items, I learn a lot.

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  162. TheChickenChick10/11/13, 9:02 PM

    Thanks Crystal! :)

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  163. Love the pics of Spartacus, What a joy! Thanks for the contest!

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  164. TheChickenChick10/11/13, 9:03 PM

    Happy Birthday Ann!!

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  165. TheChickenChick10/11/13, 9:11 PM

    Thank you, Melinda.

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  166. TheChickenChick10/11/13, 9:13 PM

    They are waterproof, Grace.

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  167. TheChickenChick10/11/13, 9:16 PM

    LOL! You're funny, Deb.

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  168. Tonya Kelley-Parks10/11/13, 9:17 PM

    I don't know how you find the time.. but I'm SO glad you do! Thank you!

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  169. Heather Schleifer10/11/13, 9:22 PM

    Another great give-a-way!!! Thanks for the great updates!!!

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  170. Dawn Montgomery10/11/13, 9:25 PM

    Thanks for sharing your week. Cute pictures!

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  171. Dawn E. Sarver10/11/13, 9:26 PM

    Spartacus is really growing! looking good!

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  172. Love the give aways!!
    One of these days I might even win...;-)

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  173. Evelyn Qualls10/11/13, 9:28 PM

    Love the idea of owning Grandpa's Feeder. Fingers crossed. Spartacus is awesome and I also love your chicken coop layout. Have a great weekend.

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  174. Shawn Johnson Hanley10/11/13, 9:34 PM

    I've been lusting after Grandpa's Feeders (not Grandpa) for quite awhile. Would love to have such a great feeder for my hens.

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  175. Jari O'Connor10/11/13, 9:42 PM

    I am so ready to win a Grandpa's feeder! The coop isn't complete without one....

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  176. Love the info!!

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  177. hope you pick me.....great site...

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  178. Kim Warfield Weber10/11/13, 10:01 PM

    Whoot Whoot! Read all about it. The Chicken Chick is hosting yet another great Give-A Way.

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  179. Kevin Bockus10/11/13, 10:07 PM

    Thanks for all the great info you offer. I appreciate your time and effort.

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  180. It's my birthday today, I would love to win win win this feeder!

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  181. thanks for the beautiful pictures of your chickens, i enjoy them much!!

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  182. Thanks for the re-post of the water warming device. I'm going to have to try that this coming winter. I would love to win one of Grandpa's Feeders. They look really well built.

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  183. Debbie Gallett10/11/13, 10:32 PM

    The feeder looks like something I need. Love all the info you provide. I forward a lot to my future daughter in law who is in vet school.

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  184. Marcy Reedy Anagnostou10/11/13, 10:42 PM

    Love all of your advice, but especially appreciate beyond words your recommendation for sand in the coop and run! Yay! Grandpa's Feeder giveaway!

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  185. Tracy Harden10/11/13, 10:44 PM

    Love your tips and pics!

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  186. I am a new chicken mom to 4 Swedish Flower Hens ( Blanche, Rose, Dorothy and Sofia ) and I would love to have that feeder for my girls. Spartacus is a great name btw :)

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  187. Always picking up useful info from your blog. The girls think the nest box curtains are an awesome idea!

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  188. I love ur blogs and fb post! I try not to miss anything u post.

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  189. Elaine Schaefer Hudson10/11/13, 11:01 PM

    Love the posts in FB. Thanks for all the essential info you provide for us newbies.

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  190. hope you pick me.

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  191. I don't know if I have ever entered your contest Successfully!? But love to follow you and your beloved ladies!

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  192. Katie Kent Griffin10/11/13, 11:09 PM

    Our flock would love this feeder.

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  193. I would sure love one of these feeders!! Great product!

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  194. I've seen Grandpa feeder on the Internet before. Looks to be just the thing for me!

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  195. Love the pics and the captions--esp the one about the camel.
    I follow with Bloglovin.

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  196. Kathy Fontana Raffetto10/12/13, 12:11 AM

    Congratulations on 50,000! I'm loving both Spartacus and Rachel. Spartacus just oozes personality.

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  197. Cristy Rogers10/12/13, 12:49 AM

    Loved the pic's of the new Mother. I have one that is sniffing around my chick coop. Never had a mothering instinct in her either. Mine have not been outside the coop yet. Left door open today for them to try for the pen but not interested yet 2 weeks old.

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  198. lol, "you are not a camel, we've discussed this" that is awesome!

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  199. Adair Knutowicz10/12/13, 1:59 AM

    Woo-Hoo!!!!! C'mon Big Daddy....This Chicken Mama Wants a Grandpa's feeder!!!!! :D

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