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. piglett

    piglett Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 22, 2012
    he may not be UP to the job if the hens are too large
    but out of all the ones you have i'm sure you can find him a few ladys
  2. OffGridMAMA

    OffGridMAMA Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 24, 2012
    valley center, CA

    Maybe next next trip I will have lemon orp eggs for you

    :) for your summer egg run! Love this roo.
  3. Squeaky McMurdo

    Squeaky McMurdo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 7, 2012
    Afton, Wyoming
    Wew, just finished all 87 pages

    I borrowed a incubator from the local 4H and set some eggs on Saturday night, so fingers crossed this hatch goes better and I can start the chicken journey too!
  4. ozexpat

    ozexpat CocoBeach Farm

    welcome squeaky. i too set some on Saturday. good luck!
  5. Sueg4332

    Sueg4332 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 7, 2008
    Ceres, California
    what a fun site... I have to say the picture are beautiful of the island. the chicken talk so much fun. I swore I wouldn't hatch this year. (way to many chickens. Well the hatch alongs have started. And so have I.
    I need a AA group for hatching.... love every minute of it. Saint Patty hatch here I come...
    keep the chat go love it
  6. piglett

    piglett Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 22, 2012
    welcome to the forum
    warning once you start it's tough to stop
    next you will be looking for more breeds
    when you go to the store you will be thinking
    "oh wow i bet my chickens would like eating that there"
    when i see a lawn that has gotten tall i always think
    "if only i could bring my flock over here they would shorten that grass up in no time flat"[​IMG]
    1st you borrow a bator next thing you know you own 3 of them

    don't worry though we will do our best to suport your new habbit :)))))

    best of luck
  7. piglett

    piglett Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 22, 2012
    Oz just ordered a picture window hovabator to use as a hatcher

    i say we have a "hatchathon" [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
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  8. ozexpat

    ozexpat CocoBeach Farm

    join the easter hatchalong on this site. you may win something!
  9. LFchixranch

    LFchixranch Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 9, 2013
    South Central PA
    And then I find myself ordering 5000 meal worms to start a farm, cause I love to watch em play chicken rugby.

    After seeing the awesome coops Oz and others have made on this site, I am now borrowing a friends pickup on a regular basis to go scrounge pallets and other materials for the future coop project, (40 pallets and 2 shipping crates so far. Picking up some walk-in Refer panels today.[​IMG]).
    Last edited: Mar 5, 2013
  10. Sally Sunshine

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

    Aug 23, 2012
    My Coop
    OZ when is the next run officially? Easter?

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