Category: Miller Farm Friday

d’Uccle Chicks

A blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Among Rachel’s recent acquisition of chicks is a pair of d’Uccles. This breed has very long feathers on its feet. For the longest time, I couldn’t understand what Rachel was saying and… Read More

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A Frizzle of a Different Color

A blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Frizzles are some of my favorite chickens. We had a black one – Frizz – who had the greatest attitude. Now we have Frizz 2 – one of her children. And then… Read More

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New Business Venture

A blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Recently our local feed store was running a sale – on chickens. Buff orpington hens to be exact. Beekeeper Brian and Rachel figured that if we raise them until they lay eggs… Read More

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Rooster Exchange

A blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara We recently received an update on Tina and Tom, our turkeys who moved away. Their new owner sent a picture to assure us they are doing well. They seem happy to be… Read More

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The Importance of Eyeglasses

A blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Tucker, our dachshund, got up at 1:30 a.m. the other morning and wanted to go outside. This is not unusual. I got up and walked with him to the kitchen to let… Read More

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All God’s Critters

A blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara I have come to accept the fact that not everyone shares the Miller fascination with all things living. When people come over for the first time I hold my breath and hope… Read More

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Too Many Boys

A guest blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara We recently discovered that the number of males determines the maximum number of birds we can have at Miller Farm. We have experienced the crowing contests among the roosters but this… Read More

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