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Deborah Gideon commented on Jon Berry's group Chicken Talk
"I hope she's not egg bound.  I've had 2 hens have this problem and neither has survived more than 2 days.  I even tried breaking the egg and gently removing the pieces but this is just too traumatizing I think.  Someone one…"
Feb 12, 2011
Deborah Gideon commented on Jon Berry's group Chicken Talk
"Thought I'd share my method for the tea.  Brew the sage leaves.  Then I put the garlic through a press and then use the mortar and pestle to really smash the little pieces.  I add it to the strained tea and finally add some…"
Feb 12, 2011
Deborah Gideon commented on Jon Berry's group Chicken Talk
"My cure-all is sage tea with garlic and honey.  This has brought back droopy looking chix to normal.  I don't know what their issue was but this has worked several times.  I really have no clue what's up with your hen but I…"
Feb 11, 2011
Deborah Gideon commented on Jon Berry's group Chicken Talk
"So sorry. It's heartbreaking to have them die. I'd get Juliette de Barclay Levy's book on animal livestock. She has a chapter on chix care and it's been helpful to me. Good luck."
Jul 18, 2010
Deborah Gideon commented on Jon Berry's group Chicken Talk
"My only other suggestion would be to see if some of the chicken people here in Maine--there are chicken clubs around. Maybe you already know of them. Maybe some one has experienced this before. Sorry."
Jun 1, 2010
Deborah Gideon commented on Jon Berry's group Chicken Talk
"PS I have a chicken that I rescued from the side of the road and I believe she was dumped there because she has a problem laying fully formed eggs. I really don't care as she is beautiful and a sweet thing, but then again I'm a softie. But…"
Jun 1, 2010
Deborah Gideon commented on Jon Berry's group Chicken Talk
"Hi Bethany. I don't know what going on but how about posting on the Back Yard Chicken forum and see if anyone has any ideas. If the oyster shell is not doing it, I haven't a clue unless you have one chicken that has a problem. I think the…"
Jun 1, 2010
Deborah Gideon commented on Beth R's photo
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Our Honey label

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Apr 8, 2010
Deborah Gideon commented on Jon Berry's group Chicken Talk
"If you hear back from him, could you please post his answer? Thanks"
Apr 8, 2010
Deborah Gideon commented on Jon Berry's group Chicken Talk
"Jon, the latest copy of Mother Earth News has an article about recommended breeds for eggs and meat. Also the cooperative extension might be a resource too. I've called them before when looking for chickens. And one other thing. There is a…"
Apr 2, 2010
Deborah Gideon commented on Jon Berry's group Chicken Talk
"I'm so happy to hear the good news David!"
Apr 2, 2010
Deborah Gideon commented on Jon Berry's group Chicken Talk
"You could make a strong tea of sage and then squeeze the garlic in. I used this for my chickens when I thought something was going on. I used my pestle to grind the garlic further, adding the tea as I went along to make a sort of slurry and gave…"
Mar 27, 2010
Deborah Gideon left a comment for Eli Cayer
"Hi Eli, stopped by on Wednesday but missed you. I didn't have your number with me so couldn't call ahead. Hope things are going well and hope to meet soon. BTW, what's your email address?"
Mar 17, 2010
Deborah Gideon commented on Meg Wolff's blog post No Title
"I'm always looking for good tempeh recipes. My husband doesn't really like the taste of it, but I know how nutritious it is and one of the best sources of soy protein. I pan fry it so it's crispy after I marinate it and tried other…"
Mar 12, 2010
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Mar 12, 2010
Deborah Gideon left a comment for Kat Coriell
"Sorry it took me so long to respond to your friend request. I don't go on this site often. Mostly for chicken talk! Since I've been here last though, it looks like it's really grown."
Mar 12, 2010

Profile Information

Where in Maine do you live and eat?
Raymond
What issues are you or your group interested or expert in?
organics, health and nutrition, food justice, home gardens, farmers' markets, other
Are you a food producer? If so, what types of food do you produce?
other
If you produce foods of some sort, please choose one of the following:
I produce foods for sale to others
If you produce foods for sale, where or how can Mainers buy them?
my website
Other info about Me (please mention any food, fishing, agriculture, or community groups you are affiliated with):
Herbalist, organic gardener of veggies and herbs, beekeeper, and I also keep chickens.
Website (if any):
http://www.beeblossom.com

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At 12:23am on April 24, 2009, Elizabeth Patten said…
To belatedly answer your question, Robin Metcalf works w/the Cumberland Co Coop Extension.
Glad to hear all's well at Bee Blossom!
 
 
 

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