03 August 2008

Chicken Squash

The chickens must have read our blog post about how bad they are at gardening, because they seemed to get more serious with their efforts while we were away. Inside their pen, we found this:


It's very bushy and healthy—I think they've been eating the squash bugs off it, which is farther than Kelly and I are willing to go for pest control. Thanks to their efforts, we were able to steal this from them:


It will probably end up in an omelet (with eggs also stolen from the chickens, of course).

5 comments:

CeeCee said...

No Way!!! I'm so proud of your girls contributing to the table.

CeeCee said...

No Way!!! I'm so proud of your girls contributing to the table.

Farmgirl_dk: said...

Wow - good job, chickens!!

Twinville said...

Oh wow! I wish your chickens would teach my chickens how to garden like that! They'd have devoured that plant in 3 seconds flat! :)

Mrs. K's Lemonade Stand said...

Sneaky, aren't you!
:)