Preserving Fresh Eggs Over The Winter

In the winter time, chickens naturally slow down their egg production.  If you have a lot of left over eggs and would like to preserve them for baking and cooking during the winter, then this is a good way to preserve them.  This method is called Water Glassing.  You will need Hydrated lime or Pickling […]

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Getting Eggs Over The Winter

Chickens usually slow down or even stop laying eggs over the winter but one homesteader is sharing what is keeping her hens laying eggs in the middle of January. You might be surprised to know that it does not include keeping a light so that the hens think that their are more day light hours.  […]

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