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I'm in western MA and would not vaseline combs.
If you have a local "natural food store" they may sell fertile eggs. Many people will buy them and incubate.
Even fertile eggs that have been...
I muck out my coop daily and put in fresh shavings. 17 chickens.
A pop door that can be opened or closed from either the inside or the outside.
I have a 10x16 shed converted into a coop. Inside it's divided in...
I agree I fixed up a room I live in when my eggs start hatching....
They are gorgeous eggs!! I have to wait until warmer weather.
Hope you have a great hatch!
yep they are slow to mature and he's just young, give him some time he'll get there.
Honestly, to me at least, he does have a female...
My Buttercups looked JUST like this. First time was in January last year!! What were they thinking??? Thanks for the post.
Thanks for the replies. I guess the name Imp is either sex! I'm just curious why no roo behaviour?
Or maybe he saw that the last roo, went to live...
Hello Sumatra folks,
Here is my Sumatra. Today 20 weeks old. I have been calling her a her because of the lack of roo behaviour. Absolutely not...
She looks just like my EE.
After 4 hatches this summer I love my broodies. Though I feel your pain as far as missing the eggs.
I did read a good anti broody option on byc...
just like the above poster. nothing, unless the egg is discusting.
so happy for you!!!!! [IMG]
patience, patience, patience.....
I don't know if caponizing would stop the crowing! It would probably stop the rooster from being interested in the hens
and that is what you want....
so much fun!!! congrats!!