Love this time of year!!!

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Fat Daddy, Apr 30, 2011.

  1. Fat Daddy

    Fat Daddy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well, its been a good day here at Fat Daddy Farms. Started my day by finding the first 3 eggs from Buttercups birds! I moved them outside just about when they should have started laying, so I guess they are over their mad...

    Got my 2 hrs of mowing done early this morning.

    I separated the extra roos from the bachelor pen, then sent 5 to camp Kenmore...

    Moved the 3 week old Butlers I got from JJ, out to the shop brooder, there are no more birds in my house!!

    Then spent the rest of the day working on the latest 1\\2 pen. Its ready for birds except for the door latches. ( barrel bolts)

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    I made up a little brisket rub and gave the camp Kenmore kids a good dose of it and let them sit for about 5 hrs. Then fired up the BBQ.....

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    While I was cooking quail and workin on a fine box of wine, My lovely bride was make'in the fix'ins....

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    Like I said, Its been a GOOD day !!! Bill
     
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  2. thekid

    thekid Chillin' With My Peeps

    lol i barley ate anything all day.......... now im hungry and camp Kenmore [​IMG]
     
  3. gamebirdboy

    gamebirdboy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just gave one of my meat chickens a spray on tan with dry rub and then soaked him in olive oil. Can't wait til Sunday dinner. Hi bill;)
     
  4. Fat Daddy

    Fat Daddy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Well Kid you bring yourself to my little part of the world, I will gladly feed a hungry traveler... Have 2 of those birds left over!!! [​IMG]
     
  5. thekid

    thekid Chillin' With My Peeps

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  6. Dirk Chesterfield

    Dirk Chesterfield Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. MobyQuail

    MobyQuail c. giganticus

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    great day! thanks for sharing.
     
  8. _Randall_

    _Randall_ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:That's torture through temptations at it's best, Bill....... [​IMG]
     
  9. kahlertm

    kahlertm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Days like that just make it all SO worth while. Yum. Gratification in getting work done around the place, milestones met, and a pleasant tasty reward at the end. Freshly mowed with a new pen just looks good doesn't it? Makes you say AHHHHH.

    You deserved it Bill. It is a good time of year...I am having the same days over here in the mountains. [​IMG]

    Cheers,
    Tonya
     

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