Articles from theblackridge16

-MEGS-BATOR- Made by: Elias and Levi Ramos For: Mommy aka: Meghan Ramos My wife grew up with her grandparents having chicken so of course we had to get some chicks! The only thing is she didnt know how addicted I was going to get! Now coming up on a year later its time to add to our flock. So I decide to make a bator and brooder and hatch or own chicks this time, and so it began! First we started with an igloo ice chest. I then marked it for all the vent holes and the holes for the...
Hello from the great state of Texas ya'll !!!!! This is my son Elias, my wife Meghan, and me Levi. We have 10 hens and 1 rooster named Larry! The hens are 5 SLW, 5 Partridge Rocks, and the roo is a PR as well. Here are some pics of our flock when they were quite a bit younger, and before we sold our Leghorns. Now that I know how to post pics I will update my page with more recent ones!
New Flock Members of 2011! Ok it's Jan. 27, 2011 and this is our first time to add to our flock! We started with 18 hatching eggs (6 heritage RIR's, 6 BR's, and 6 BO's) and have made it through with 12 that developed and are in lock down in our homemade bator (aka MEGGSBATOR)! Our RIR chick pipped at 1:30 pm and hatched at 11:30 pm! We had 4 RIR's make it to lockdown, this is our first chick to hatch! Ever!!! The chick on the left is one of our BO's, we had 5 make it to lockdown...
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