new chicks on the farm. Mom ordered baby chicks through the mail or the farm store. They were in a cardboard box with tiny peep holes.
FARMHOUSE – ANIMALS – friends thrive on a farm like these spring chicks in a wheelbarrow.
Day-old chicks through 8 weeks old require starter feed containing protein. Starter feed contains the highest percentage of protein a layer will ever consume, which makes sense given their astronomical rate of growth in the first few months of life.
Spring at the "Cosy" Little Chicks Print By Stephanie Frey
Beat the Heat: Helping Chickens Survive High Temps from The Chicken Chick® - I just love the little baby chick in sunglasses