All About Our Chickens!

A popular area in the May Farms barnyard is the chicken coop.  The breeds of chickens we have are Ameraucana (“Easter egg” chickens), Golden Laced Wyandotte, Buff Orpington, Welsummer, Leghorn and Barred Plymouth Rock. Hens start to lay eggs at the age of...

The May Farms Chicken Coop

Recently, we bought 100 chickens. Now these little chickens, for a short time fit very easily into two paper boxes. After they were delivered we transferred them into a stock tank with heating lamps over the top which they soon outgrew.        ...

New babies at the farm…

These little Chinese Geese arrived today.  You can visit these babies or any animals in the barnyard on your next trip to May Farms! These feathered friends were not born here. Their feathers are soft and cuddly and they can not join their older friends in the water...

Checking up on the bees…

Here’s a check up on our bees that we introduced to May Farms a few weeks ago. These bees not only serve the purpose of producing honey but to also pollinate the crops! Our very own Grant took this great video of his first time checking on the bees by himself....

Duck, Duck, GOOSE!

On a day like today when nothing sounds better than a dip in the pond it only seemed fitting to visit the ducks and geese. As we head over to the pond we spot an egg a duck dropped on their way to the water. The ducks and geese make their way to the edge to greet us...