Looks like a Speckled Sussex has figured out that spring is around the corner. Check out the size of this “practice” egg compared to a full-sized Red Star egg!
The Sussexes are just over 5 months old, which is the usual start of laying time. The Red Stars are about 10 months old, and professional layers now.
Tomorrow we’re going to roast our first home-raised chicken. We’ll post a review…