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

    thanks for the info. they have a great product
     
  2. ozexpat

    ozexpat CocoBeach Farm

    Still on the list are

    24 Barred Rock - heritage class
    24 Giant Jersey - heritage class
    24 Rhode Island Reds - heritage class
    24 Sussex - heritage class
    24 Creme Legbars
    24 Ameracauna/Aracauna
    24 Marans
    24 White Crested Black Polish
    12 bourbon red turkey
    12 royal palm turkey
    12 peafowl
    24 french guinea fowl
    120 Texas A&M coturnix
    12 tolouse goose
    6 emu
    and anything interesting I find on the way


     
  3. hillfloweranch

    hillfloweranch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just realized how many breeds I have that will be producing eggs starting in July-August

    Blue Laced Wyandottes -possible roo amongst
    Silver Laced Wyandottes - all pullets
    New Hampshire Reds -possible roo amongst
    White Plymouth Rocks -all pullets
    Cream Legbars -all pullets
    Cuckoo Marans -possible roo amongst
    Salmon Favorelles -possible roo amongst
    Golden Campines -possible roo amongst
    Blue Andalusians - definite roos amongst
    Bantam Cochins -definite roos amongst
    Easter Eggers -definite roo amongst

    Holy Moly!!! what the heck did I get myself into...LOL
     
  4. ozexpat

    ozexpat CocoBeach Farm

    I want to reserve golden campines, salmon faverolles and blue andalusians for my labor day run. You need a creme legbar roo too
     
  5. SilkieSensation

    SilkieSensation Overrun With Chickens

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    I have 3 Cream Legbar roos & another 10 eggs in the bator.
     
  6. hillfloweranch

    hillfloweranch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oz they're yours of course!! :) just need Roos to go with any pullets and of course for sure on blue andalusians !!
     
  7. hillfloweranch

    hillfloweranch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I need a CL roo!!
     
  8. ozexpat

    ozexpat CocoBeach Farm

    how old are your legbars? a roo atleast a month older would be ideal. there are a few local ones available

    when I feather sexed the salmon favs, there were definitely cockerals and pullets.
     
  9. RyeRanch

    RyeRanch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have some CL Roos born in early Jan - let me know if you want one.
     
  10. ozexpat

    ozexpat CocoBeach Farm

    Ok ladies and gentlemen its just 9 weeks until Getting the Flock out of here - part three

    Part one was a great success and Part 2 saw almost 300 eggs from the USA travel 7500 miles.

    I need the following to complete the master plan:



    Still on the list are

    24 Barred Rock - heritage class deal done

    24 Giant Jersey - heritage class deal done
    24 Rhode Island Reds - heritage class deal done
    24 Sussex - heritage class deferred till october
    24 Creme Legbars -deferred till october
    24 Ameracauna/Aracauna deal done

    24 Marans deal done
    24 White Crested Black Polish deal done
    12 bourbon red turkey
    12 royal palm turkey
    12 peafowl
    24 french guinea fowl
    120 Texas A&M coturnix
    6-12 tolouse goose
    12 Rouen Duck deferred till october
    6 emu (deferred till march 2014)
    and anything interesting I find on the way

    I can take partials if I can mix n match suppliers to get a minimum of 18 large fowl and 9 .

    Due to the nature of the travel and time associated with it, I need eggs laid May 23-28 I fly out on May 30, arrive June 1 and eggs will be set on June 2.turkey, goose and peafowl

    Ask your chickens if they want to have children living in paradise? Maybe somewhere they can retire too lol here is the photo link to their new home https://www.backyardchickens.com/g/...k-out-of-here-a-diary-of-a-crazy-chicken-man/
     
    Last edited: Apr 4, 2013

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