This weekend was so much fun! Rob and I didn’t get to see each other really all week due to me working nights. Only 2 more weeks of that! So we were excited to see each other all weekend. Saturday, we headed out for breakfast and tried a new place. It was SO CUTE! And […]
Video of the new babies. The lighting is red because of the heat lamp and the camera’s light scares them. Notice that I have 4 Turkins (chickens without feathers on their necks) when they are drinking out of the water. They look like they have little toupees! And watch how they learn to peck from […]
Posted these on Spark People but since this is the Chicken Scoop… The chickens started hatching!!! We have 13 so far! This is what we woke up to this morning! My makeshift spotlight for trying to video the one that is getting close. Hehe! Spooky wants to know whats going on out in the hallway […]
I heard chirping in the incubator!!! That means the babies will start hatching soon!!! I even saw an egg roll around a little 🙂 SO EXCITED!
So the bad news is, we didn’t have any eggs hatch. We had an issue with the new icubator and nothing developed. We cracked all 40 eggs and they were all empty. No more than 1 weeks development in only a few of the eggs. Good news is we have another batch in there and […]
The eggs are set up and cooking away! They take about 21 days so they should arrive just before Easter so we’ll have cute little chicks just in time!
The egg on the right there we believe was layed by one of the chickens that we incubated and hatched ourselves last November! How little and cute it is! And on to the real news. We’ve got our incubator set up again! Sadly, our little egg business is taking a bit of a hit because […]