I am a certified NPIP blood tester for the state of Indiana. I have ordered my Pullorum Antigen for testing my flock to meet NPIP requirements. I have extra to offer to other breeders that only need smaller doses.
I have divided the extra antigen into 100 dose amber bottles with dropper...
If they are not day old chicks, then then must weigh 6 oz each in order to ship them. I currently have some large fowl chicks that are 3 weeks old and they weigh about 3 oz each.
I wouldn't even attempt to ship them until they are 6-8 weeks old and fully feathered. Here is the link to the USPS...
Coming spring 2011!
Two new breeding pens and Blue Olive Eggers!!!!!!
Sept 2010: I have recently acquired Coronation Sussex and Light Sussex!
I will have a total of three coops, two will be used for my Black copper Marans breeding and the third will be for my Blue Olive Egger project! I have...
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A little about me
I live in an unincorporated area of Hebron, IN. I have a nice large yard with plenty of room for a bunch of chickens! I received my first chicks, 26 EE's, from MPC on Sept. 22, 2009. Little did I know then what these chicks would lead...
Hello fellow Maransiens!
It's been awhile since I posted in this thread! Been real busy and this one moves so fast it's hard to keep up sometimes!
I have hatched me a rumpless Black Copper pullet! Has anyone else had one of these pop up recently? She is now about 13 weeks old. I'll have to get...
I knew this before I purchased them. Most people who own a backyard flock are not interested in showing. Just as my Black Copper Marans, the Cream Legbars will give me something to work on, breed for and improve.
I got mine a little while back and I have invested A LOT more than just the cost of the birds themselves. I put quite a bit of money into their "Fort Knox" coop and also installed a 4 camera security system. I also have not allowed anyone into the fenced portion of my backyard since the Cream...
I can't speak for the others but watch that BCM, I'm gonna say roo I've raised A LOT of them, I do hope I am wrong. It's showing pretty good comb development for 19 days. I'll be able to tell you almost 100% for sure in another 7-10 days!
Are there any of you from Northwest IN that get your feed from the Farm Bureau Co-Op in Lowell? If so what are their prices running currently? I'm thinking about switching to them for my feed.