Getting the flock out of here - a diary of a crazy chicken man

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ozexpat, Dec 25, 2012.

  1. ozexpat

    ozexpat CocoBeach Farm

    We did not set the eggs.. at the 12 hour mark of running the bator at a steady 99.5 the bulb blew. So its off to the store in morning to get 2 new ones for the bator and a couple of spares
     
  2. danihen

    danihen Out Of The Brooder

    15
    0
    22
    Mar 16, 2013
    I really don't know what to say, it has taken me about 4 days to get through all 130 something pages, but I have been totally gripped by the whole thing!!we are busy lambing and normally work 16-20 hours a day, every time I came in the house for something I've been reading another couple of pages!!

    I am in total awe of you, your family, your employees, friends and your amazing project! It could potentially change their lives completely!

    Keep the story going! Can't wait for the next instalment, and happy Easter to everyone!!
     
  3. LFchixranch

    LFchixranch Chillin' With My Peeps

    420
    25
    103
    Jan 9, 2013
    South Central PA
    Go Oz Go Glad to hear ya made it and everything is good. Bummer on the bulbs, I am sure you'll get it squared away. About the air pressure, those cigar humidors have a pressure valve, and as I remember a lot of military hardware cases are built the same way. Probably be able to pick some up on the cheap at a army navy store although it will cut into your baggage weight. Well enjoy and take care have a safe trip home I hope you get a newer plane for the return trip
     
  4. ozexpat

    ozexpat CocoBeach Farm

    Bernie sends his love to his fans.
     
  5. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    <I><*Waving!*></I>
     
  6. Sally Sunshine

    Sally Sunshine Cattywampus Angel <straightens Halo> Premium Member Project Manager

    56,378
    6,827
    646
    Aug 23, 2012
    Pennsylvania
    My Coop
    [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  7. LFchixranch

    LFchixranch Chillin' With My Peeps

    420
    25
    103
    Jan 9, 2013
    South Central PA
    [​IMG]
     
  8. ozexpat

    ozexpat CocoBeach Farm

    Off to the small city half an hour away to get lights an supplies to make homes for the Coturnix.

    Bernie will be dropped at the rice mill to fill twenty sacks with rice husks.

    Our two musscovy hens are sitting on 36 eggs between them so duck will be on the menu soon.
     
  9. hillfloweranch

    hillfloweranch Chillin' With My Peeps

    1,235
    166
    178
    Dec 18, 2012
    Los Angeles, California
    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG] hi Bernie!!
     
  10. JanO

    JanO Chillin' With My Peeps

    325
    13
    103
    Jul 25, 2012
    Western Washington
    [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by