used to be henrys, now a sprouts
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Obviously the eggs are older and have been chilled so hatches will not be as good as fresh eggs.
Still fun and cool to get hold of some of those super productive genes.
That is so interesting to me. When you buy the eggs from trader joes have they been in the fridge? I have never hatched eggs except when I was a kid in that little incubator that looked like a spaceship. This is just so neat. Maybe I'll get a real incubator. Hummmm another hobby?
I bought eggs at a house with an eggs for sale sign, on my way to camp "san grogornio" by big bear. had the eggs on ice 12 only two hatched
did you put her in the coop on a roost? Chcikens cackle for many reasons not just egg song.
I would be less nervous about her forgetting to go to bed than having a hole in your coop where she could get out. Because Raccoons surely can get in.
The dogs were alerting for a predator. or at the very least that a chicken was out for some reason.
in the morning do a nose count before you let them out to make sure you have everyone.
Past poultry: Buff Brhama, EE, Barred rock, Wellsummer,
Bantam mixes, Araucana, Turkeys, & Guinea Fowl.
Future poultry: Guinea Fowl, Sumatra, Wellsummer, Muscovy
"A dream without a plan is just a wish" Katherine Paterson