Search found 2682 matches
Trying to weed the veggies and garlic and it's still dry despite the rain yesterday and previously. So I'm staring at an incubator which will be empty tomorrow. I don't need any more birds BUT I have blue eggs from pure ameraucanas and green eggs from an easter egger. Daddy is a Light brahma X amer...
Roosters are hatched with the potential to produce viable sperm for their entire lives. Whether or not they DO, depends on a lot of things, including any illnesses or major stress, especially if they happened before maturity, the amount of light they receive, especially just before breeding age, and...
- Tue Jun 19, 2018 3:35 am
- Forum: Brooding and Broodies
- Topic: A little concerned?
- Replies: 14
- Views: 69
It really depends on the personality and flock position of the mama. I only have one or two hens I can trust to raise babies in the coop with other hens. Those ones will keep the littles out of harms way, and call them under wing if anyone else gets near them. Other hens will just stand at one end o...
- Tue Jun 19, 2018 3:22 am
- Forum: I'm New Here Introductions
- Topic: DC Heritage Poultry Shawville QC
- Replies: 10
- Views: 75
Welcome to PTO, you've come to the right place! I'm so sorry to hear about this experience, what a shame. Stress doesn't cause infections, it just reveals hidden ones already lurking. Yes, bleach will kill mycoplasma, but it denatures in the presence of organic material such as poop, feather dust, e...