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When you purchase fire wood, the official measurement used is "cord." Unfortunately, the methods and terminology used by individual dealers varies, so the actual amount of wood will vary as well. Here is a guide that will help you determine which dealer gives you the most for your money.
Every year, chickens molt. They lose their old feathers and gain new ones. That usually means they also stop laying eggs during this time. Those hens that do continue to lay eggs will have an extended molt time.