Well it's day 25 on my american bresse that where shipped. no pips so I am giving up on them. On day 5 for the american bresse that I went to picked up, but I don't do well with hand turning eggs. The air cells look great, I just hope that I didn't mess up with the hand turning to bad. I plan on...
In the last 3 years I have only had 1 DOA and 1 died within 2hours of getting it home and in the brooder on 2/8/21, the other 17 egg laying chicks are just fine. Iam glad that I got them when I did, but my next order of meat chicken chicks has been canceled by the hatchery.
Iam also outside city limits on an old chicken farm that used to house 50,000 chickens, it's been over 20 years since chickens where here. But the zoning is still in place as agricultural / commercial. The city just changed their ruling that no more 3 chickens per residents or lot can be kept.
I am going to start looking for hatcheries and breeders that are no more then a days drive, there and back for my chicks. Help your neighbors and support your local breeders, we are strong if we stand together while this embargo is in place.
I just got an email from Meyer Hatchery about the embargo, they can't ship my golden buffs day old chicks this week and they don't know when the embargo will actually be lifted.
I have also heard rumors about how do you control people, by controlling food supplies. I have also heard, for what's...
I worked as a holiday clerk at USPS near me, I wanted to see what goes on behind the scenes. Amazon does ship 10,000s of packages every day through USPS. Most people are sending packages priority mail even after the holidays and once they arrive at the locate site packages are sorted by hand (...
I finally got pics of some of my chicks that hatched from 2/13 thru 2/15 making them 3 to 5 days old now. A total of 16 hatched out 28.
1 Lavender Orpington, 1 EE
Lavender orpington and EE
Lavender Orpington and EE
and 1 more...
They are from my Chinese incubator that I got on Amazon. I took them out for lockdown on that incubator, so I tried them in the NR360 and they fit from corner to corner.
Rural King also sells egg turners for one of there incubators they sell.