French frogs

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by scflock, Nov 9, 2015.

  1. OrganicFarmWife

    OrganicFarmWife Overrun With Chickens

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    We are only 120 head. Being organic gives us an edge, though in truth most of our stuff sells as "natural" even though natural means nothing...
     
  2. WalnutHill

    WalnutHill Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    He's beautiful!



    Bert, where in South Texas are you? We'll be heading back down to Harlingen around April. Good luck with the new incubator!



    That's sad. I hate to see small farms fade away. Is there a specialty market you could target?
     
  3. Tumbling K

    Tumbling K Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm not that far south.

    I have a couple of local leads on eggs. Nothing breed specific. Probably do at least a dozen but no more than 2 dozen.
     
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  4. Do any of these faces look like they're going to start laying any time soon (bought as day-olds at the feed store on July 11)?

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    OK, so the last is just a comb shot--I was lucky to get that! The rest is similar to the white one.

    And the babies!

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  5. frmboyinthecity

    frmboyinthecity Overrun With Chickens

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    My dad has met with some people about going organic, but decided that at his age, and with no one in line to take over, that it wasn't worth it
     
  6. frmboyinthecity

    frmboyinthecity Overrun With Chickens

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    You milk 120, and don't have milking machines?
     
  7. OrganicFarmWife

    OrganicFarmWife Overrun With Chickens

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    Lord no, we are not a dairy. We have one Angus that has a large bag, we milk her for our own use during the summer. I considered getting a jersey, for our own use, but milking everyday by hand at this point in life is not feasible. I take it you are not interested in taking over the farm.
     
  8. dan26552

    dan26552 Flock Master

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  9. Ravynscroft

    Ravynscroft For the Love of Duck Premium Member

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    Those combs are reddening up nicely!! I'd say eggs will be soon, but could be up to a month still especially due to season right now...
     
  10. dan26552

    dan26552 Flock Master

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