Welcome to ChickenStreet, a place for plants and poultry

No matter how you happened upon us, be it via a link, directly or simply stumbled upon, then hello and welcome to ChickenStreet; a place for plant-aholics and chickeneers

Here you will find a blog filled with procrastination’s about poultry and garble about gardening in an untidy tangle of the two, pages for the plants we propagate and grow for folks to buy, along with the events & talks we attend and deliver.

 

 

Finally if it’s books, articles, photography or media you are looking for then Freelance ChickenStreet is the page for you – Enjoy your visit, bookmark us and do come back.

 

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Before the Backyard – a concise history of the chicken part 3

Over the last couple of posts we’ve being developing a picture of the ‘chicken’ in its earliest forms. We’ve looked at what its ancestors ‘in the wild’ were and where geographically it is likely to have originated from. We’ve considered how it became associated with humankind and why, and yet so far we haven’t really …

The Doorstep Allotment

Whilst getting my haircut the other day (yes I still have some worthy of cutting) I got chatting with the barber (well she’s a skilled hairdresser actually, it’s just her skill would be wasted on my ‘scratch and go’ style hair cut). We were talking about growing veg in containers on the patio… so here’s …