|Finished bouquet for the chicken table|
that won't tip over.
There was a bit of magic in the Things I get to do today because an idea danced right out that hadn't shown itself before--a way to keep the lettuce leaves clean, fresh and inviting all day for the girls.
|Quart plastic container on scrap|
|Couple of short screws hold "vase"|
to its "table"
Our usual routine is for me to toss out several handfuls of lettuces or greens. The chickens all come running, peck a bit or not, walk all over the treat and maybe wander off to something else in a few minutes. By the time they come back, the greens are wilted.
|The girls chow down on the "arrangement."|
The magic looked much like a bouquet of lettuces. Water in the bottom of the "vase" will keep it fresh until the top is pecked off. Not spoiled yet!