Articles from BairleaFarm

I built this hatcher out of a TV stand. The stand, WHT, and sockets ran about 150$. Its not pictures but ive got a metal rack that slides inside which holds the eggs. I can get about 200 eggs in this at one time. Ive done a couple different setups for the lights and WHT to find which way works the best. Currently Ive got a CF light I use to see but it doesnt cause heat so its doesnt affect my temps. The Heat bulb was actually used by my father 30 years ago. Great bulb and still burns...
The Coops: Ive had a coop in the back of my shop for along time. Back when I first decided to get chickens I needed a place to put them. Taking 8' from my shop was the best idea I had at the time. Ive now decided to do some breeding. I have made a couple mobile coops. I didnt want to build anything over the top as these coops are for a tempary use. I havend decided how Im going to build my breeding coops/pens. The first coop is made from a childrens play house. This will be used to...
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