Category Archives: Ask a Chicken Lady

Chicken Hugs

Dear Chicken Lady, Would you please tell my mom that I am not going to get sick from hugging my chicken. She’s so soft and fluffy and so much fun to catch and hug. Mom says I can let her … Continue reading

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Swap Meets

    An Amish woman and her husband trying to buy a breeding pair of geese. Determining the sex of a goose requires close examination.   We met up with Chicken Lady at an Indiana swap meet on Saturday, a … Continue reading

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Phoenix Chickens mixing it up with the Malays

Dear Chicken Lady,  Did you have a life before you had chickens? I am so enthused about my birds, I can barely remember what I did for fun before I had compost to move, cages to clean and feed to … Continue reading

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Chickens eating Bees

summer bee 2011 Locust Lane        Dear Chicken Lady,  Are my guinea hens going to be okay? They’ve been trying to eat the bees and I am afraid they will get stung and die. Plus I’m terrified of … Continue reading

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Welcome to Chicken Lady at Locust Lane

Here you’ll find all manner of information about raising chickens, ducks geese, and a dozen other poultry favorites. The wisdom and woes of a small Midwest farm, what to do with garlic mustard, and where to look for the free … Continue reading

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