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by Penny
Wed Jun 20, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: Brooding and Broodies
Topic: It's contagious!
Replies: 1
Views: 46

It's contagious!

Now what do I do? Lol. The only 2 nestboxes are occupied! Peach's babies will hatch mid next week and Speckles has decided she needs some too!
by Penny
Tue Jun 19, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Brooding and Broodies
Topic: A little concerned?
Replies: 14
Views: 121

Re: A little concerned?

I had a broody raise and hatch 5 chicks in a pen with 4 other hens last summer. They all free range during the day but I locked up the momma and babies during the day for the first few weeks while the others went out. I have another batch due at the end of this month...never even thought about movin...
by Penny
Fri Jun 15, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Photo Contest Submission
Topic: July photo contest submission
Replies: 0
Views: 19

July photo contest submission

Meal worm cigar
by Penny
Fri Jun 15, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: Brooding and Broodies
Topic: What to do with the eggs that were "snuck" in?
Replies: 7
Views: 91

Re: What to do with the eggs that were "snuck" in?

WLLady wrote:
Fri Jun 15, 2018 1:18 pm
so i would candle them, put all the ones at the same stage back under the hen and then of course pull out the incubator for the rest ;-P
If I had an incubator I'd have a whole new set of questions! roflmbo
Next investment!
by Penny
Fri Jun 15, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: Event Discussion (Sales and Shows)
Topic: Georgian classic (meaford) show
Replies: 10
Views: 179

Re: Georgian classic (meaford) show

Thankyou!!!!! Im excited to go!
by Penny
Thu Jun 14, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Event Discussion (Sales and Shows)
Topic: Georgian classic (meaford) show
Replies: 10
Views: 179

Re: Georgian classic (meaford) show

what time does it start? When can I view the winning birds?
by Penny
Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: Brooding and Broodies
Topic: What to do with the eggs that were "snuck" in?
Replies: 7
Views: 91

What to do with the eggs that were "snuck" in?

I gave Peach 8 eggs and I swear I marked them all...I swear I did!! :doh: However this morning I had opportunity to check them when she got off the nest, and there are 11 eggs...but I can find only 7 marked ones!! I marked the 4 new(?) with "O" (the others have "X") so I can at least tell them apart...
by Penny
Wed Jun 13, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Photos
Topic: Meal worm stogie
Replies: 9
Views: 91

Re: Meal worm stogie

Great photo! When did you last buy your mealworms at Walmart, @Penny ? The reason I ask is because they no longer carry them at any of the Ottawa area stores, so I have had to resort to setting up my own mealworm farm. Home hardware used to carry them, although more expensive, but they don't anymor...
by Penny
Wed Jun 13, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Photos
Topic: Meal worm stogie
Replies: 9
Views: 91

Re: Meal worm stogie

KimChick wrote:
Wed Jun 13, 2018 1:14 pm
Was that fresh or dried?
Talk about a Kodak moment! Hilarious! LOL
Dried. I get them at walmart. lol. Alvin the Rooster was gonna mug me for them last night too...had that look in his eye and was watching the bag of mealworms a little too close. He's no dummy. lol
by Penny
Wed Jun 13, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Photos
Topic: Meal worm stogie
Replies: 9
Views: 91

Meal worm stogie

I told Peach she shouldnt smoke while brooding, but she she just sat there, staring at me, with her meal worm cigar hanging out of her mouth. Lol roflmbo

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