Monday, July 25, 2011

viking chick hatching

Erika layed this egg on July 3rd...
it's hatching here in this video on July 25th, 2011

Friday, July 1, 2011

2 days old!

I hope it is a hen, her mother's name is "Erika the Red",
and her grandmother (who resides in Iceland) is named "Rauðhetta"
which translates to Red Riding Hood :)
soooo adorable!!!
interesting markings :)

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Sunday, June 12, 2011

free ranging with the rest of the group

Sophie (my chocolate lab) loves the chickens and protects them from predators :)

Íslenka landnámshænan @ 11 mths old

Erika the Red

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Ólafur moves to new home =[

Ólafur is going to a new home in Ladner.  He will live
with our other rooster "Lola" and 83 laying hens...
his job will be to help Lola  "serve and protect" the hens.
  Ólafur's timeline with us :)
He will be missed here, but I know his new home is
fantastic and he will love it there!!   click to see Cropthorne Farms in Ladner

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

first egg!!!!

Erika has layed her 1st egg!!! It is beautiful, small and white!
and delicious!!!

Wednesday, January 12, 2011