But, 10 days later, and spring came back. It was wonderful to not be bundled up in layers, and the chickens enjoyed the sunshine. The grass has been growing beautifully, so while I spring-cleaned the "Brooder Barn", I let the young chicks, broody hens & "Mini Flower" breeding group out into the fresh spring grass.
Lydia & the Feb 2016 Hatch chicks
"Mini Flower" Group
Dec 2015 Hatch Pullet - "Dos"
Jan 2016 Hatch Pullet New SFH chick - new bloodlines, not sure if this is a rooster or pullet yet. Supposed to be a rooter. Elly May is broody again & should be getting chicks next week.
The Swedish Flower Hen group also enjoyed the sunshine and fresh grass.
After adding new bedding, I moved the younger chicks out of the brooder, so they'd have more room & could start adjusting the other chickens in the "Brooder…