New chicks

the new chicksstarted to hatch yesterday, 5 hatched on Thursday and one more today. there are 2 coronation Sussex and 4 barnevelders, all 3 light Sussex are still not pipped yet, hopefully we’ll get to see them hatch over the weekend

Bad Egg

Well, the eggs are due on Sunday/Monday but I have a horrible feeling they are not going to hatch.  Today I lifted Big Sister off the nest to collect Lucilles eggs from the last few days.  There was some brown mess dired on the eggs, at first I thought it was poop, but on closer […]

Egg Update

Big Sister is still sitting tight on her eggs, hopefully we will be able to re name her “Big Momma” next week. I candled the eggs on the 23rd and again tonight.  We’ve lost a few but there are still 8 in the nest that I’m hopeful on. Andilusians – 2 Still in the nest, […]