Articles from MAllen

How To Build A 4 x 4 x 8 Brood Pen Recently I needed a new brood pen for some of my American Game Bantams & thought I would share how I build it. The requirenment is that it has to house a trio of chickens & provide a safe place for them to produce fertile eggs for my Dickey incubator. It must also provide protection from bad weather and must be easy to build using standard hand tools and be cost effective. To build this pen the way I did, using all new material purchased at Lowes, you'll...
My American Game Bantams (Note that I will occassionally have hatching eggs and AGB birds for sale, contact me for information) I raise American Game Bantams for show. My breeds are Hatch (BB Red), Butcher (Wheaten), Grey (Golden Duckwing). I like AGB's more than the Old English Game Bantams because they are a little larger and retain the traits and characteristics of the larger American Gamefowl from which they came. None of my AGB's have been created by breeding to OEGB's, they were all...
My Old English Game Bantams (Note that I may have hatching eggs and/or birds available. Contact me for info) Recently I decided to try my hand at raising some Old English Game show birds for the local fairs and shows. While my primary interest is in the larger American Game Bantams there is one or two breeds of OEGB's that appeal to me. I really like the Black Breasted Red OEGB (BB Red) and the Crele. So, I've taken steps to set up a breeding program and will share that with you on this...
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