Yesterday I headed out for chicken run supplies and came home with a buttload of them. Mostly 2″x4″s, with appropriate screws and geegaws. Lawdy. It sure is easy to empty a wallet in that store.
Then I laid out the approximate area that would be covered by the coop, and started leveling the ground where it’ll sit.
There’s a pretty large pile of used bricks nearby, and I think I’ll set those down beneath the coop frame. I’ve been wanting to put them to some good use for years, and that should be perfect.
On the gardening front, the pepper seedling that I pruned a couple of days ago is already showing signs of doing what I hoped it would; sprouting laterals…