Category Archives: Guinea Hens

Same Baby Guineas – Different Camera…

Thanks to my husband and his shared enthusiasm about our new babies on the farm… And his very cool professional camera… Enjoy!   This is Sawyer, our dog, looking in at the babies   The babies are so small!   … Continue reading

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She did it!!! Baby Guineas Appear…

Remember my Guinea who’s been sitting for so long?  Well, I had a “feeling” about today. and I was right!! I went out to check on her because the noises from the Guineas were different than they’d been in the … Continue reading

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And Where Would You Have Your Babies?? Nesting Guineas!

I started with 6 Guineas last spring.  On Christmas day, we noticed one was missing and I found a pile of feathers. Christmas dinner for some fortunate animal.   So in the spirit of Christmas, I tried not to be … Continue reading

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Garden Walk – May 13, 2011

This year I tried something new with my cucumbers.  I’d seen in a book where the person had used a bed frame as a trellis.  Only it was a horizontal trellis.  This is a left-over bunk bed frame. The idea … Continue reading

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Spring Garden – March ’11

I finally got to the beds in my garden this week for the final turning of the soil. The interns were a big help.  The hen house floor was dug down about 6 inches and the dirt was added to … Continue reading

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Baby Guinea Hens are Called Keets

My first encounter with a Guinea Hen was when we lived in Watsonville, CA.  We hadn’t been in our home very long and one morning while I was sitting in the office working, I heard this horrendous noise outside.  It … Continue reading

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