Early Spring 2021???

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IDK guys... It's Jan 17 and looks like my Turkey hens are about to go into lay. I noticed my Tom displaying over the last few days and don't ever recall my Tom displaying this early, let alone mating.
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Mom's terrified because it looks like her fruit trees are going to bloom. They did this last year and the colder weather end of January killed the buds so no fruit.
 

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Same here with fruit trees, 2 yrs in a row! :( :hit

Now I am not fond of cold but, do it and get done.....not up and down. I would be ok with warm and stay. 😁
 

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At least one of my hens is fixing to go into lay. Again... Never seen them go into lay this early before, it's only 20th of January.
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Our shepherd seems to be starting to shed also ... he is going to freeze his tail off come February.
 

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Our grass grows very slow in winter because of our mild climate. It only browns back in summer. The side effect of this climate is that I need to take my truck to the car wash and remove the moss and lichen yearly.

The cottonwood buds are starting to swell. Normal year I pick them early March. Right now they are looking a week or so from being ready.
 

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My livestock did not get near as much winter coat as usual. I'm cold, they seem ok! I have 3 hens who waited until Dec to start to molt :oops: :idunno. Last week I looked at my apple trees and they had buds but, not thinking that's way ahead. Been a tolerable winter so far.....then there's Feb to consider still.

I've got some green in some of my fields, too. But I broadcast some winter cereal grains, so...?...but some grass I banked is still carrying color well for winter!
 
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