Hi all! :love I have just been given the green light (a positive maybe) to begin my first flock!
I just wanted to start a thread on breeds that will be good for this semi-first timer.
My ideal traits are...
Smaller breed; working with a pretty average amount of space
Okay layers, will...
Thank you so much! No, I am using paper towels for the first 3-5 days and then switching to pine shavings. I have a brooder lamp and wanted them to have something to cuddle in or with! Thanks so much for the help!
I am hatching less than 4 chicks and keeping them for a short 2-3 weeks. I heard blended whole grain cereal can supply for food but I want to be sure.
So is whole grain cereal ok or is there a cheap quick option that is better?
Super new so I want to do it right.
I got some free fertilized eggs from a farmer who had too many. I did some research and I am 99.7% sure I am hatching...
I did look up some stuff but I am hoping for some personal experience and tips! I am super new help pls!
Light Braham chick care would be awesome too !
I am super new to incubating eggs and I am in love! I got an incubator and a thermometer and some beautiful chicken eggs! The farmer told me they were fertile and even introduced me to the parents! All was well, my still-air incubator was at an amazing 101 Fahrenheit. Then after reading, I...