Now that we’re done with the veggies for the year, it’s time to let the chickens in to clean up the beds. In no time at all they’ll eat all the leftover vegetation, and till the beds.
Here’s a YouTube video:
I cut a hole in the fence from the new run:
Enabling the new chickens to enter the veggie garden:
And re-opened the hole from the old run, for the old girls:
The new chickens didn’t take long to start investigating the garden beds:
For the most part, the two flocks are staying on opposite sides of the garden, though there have been some interactions: