AJ’s Pay Off

You may remember that AJ’s responsibility this summer was to raise the chicks.  That story here.

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Despite losing many of them to predators

(can you imagine the disappointment of a young kid when he finds chick parts strewn outside the coop?),

he received his pay off.

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His final job was to load the chicks and deliver them to the butcher.

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You can see the satisfaction of a job well done.

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This week, the laying hens moved away from their undergraduate housing

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and began roaming freely with the mature hens.

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He is thrilled that he will be eating their eggs in about a month.

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4 Comments on “AJ’s Pay Off

  1. Those are some good looking chickens you’ve got there, hope their eggs are good eating!

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