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The Hatchery - Yolkers & Quitters

Three chickens isn’t enough to keep our family of 6 going in eggs, especially when only 2 of them are actually laying and even then they don’t lay every day. 116 more words

Baby Chickens

It's that time of year

After an unprecedented 93% success rate with last year’s hatching, resulting in an additional 13 birds – 7 boys! – in less than 4 weeks, we decided to give hatching our own chicks a miss this year. 243 more words


Year 10's 3D ribbons

The year 10 students have been working hard on values and line shading techniques to produce those realistic and incredible 3D ribbons. Please, have a look and enjoy the results!


January 26th - Cicada hatching time lapse

Being Australia Day, we spent the time with good friends BBQ-side and poolside. With a little rain changing our plans to see the local fireworks, we excused ourselves (and two extremely tired children) and headed home. 366 more words

Dans Daily Photo

Best January ever

I feel like I have accomplished so much in these first 3 weeks of January.

I turned 34! My birthday was quiet and uneventful. So YAY! 503 more words

Large Family

Hatching Your Own Chicks

[ reposted from my Cappers Farmer blog: http://www.cappersfarmer.com/blogs/falcos-poultry.aspx ]

Hatching out your own chicks using an incubator can initially seem to be a daunting task.  My preference is to allow hens to hatch their own chicks, but you may want to use an incubator until you have a few great broody hens willing to do the work for you. 559 more words


Hatching Practice

based on photo by Pezibear

One last for today.