Let’s talk about candling eggs so you know what to look for, how to candle , and why it is important.The chart shows the progress of the fertile egg.Remember….Do not put your fresh fertile eggs in the refrigerator.  It will…

Preparing for Meat Birds: Choosing the Right Breed

One of the most appealing parts of raising poultry is the sustainability and self-reliance it can provide. You don’t have to run to the store to pick up eggs every other day, and if you raise meat birds, you can…

The Eggcellent, Eggstraordinary, Eggstravagant, Eggsceptional EGG Put all your eggs in one basket and use them all for the same purpose……FOODCrack one open.  Crack a different type….Do they look the same?  Of course.  The difference is in the cooking and…

Tragopan Pheasants

I was recently asked to write an article on the Tragopan ornamental pheasant.  I have been researching trying to find out more about them.  Well, all i can find are facts. Facts are useful but not very interesting.  I needed…