Another box has started peeping – the peeping in that end of the greenhouse is my first clue there’s been a hatching. Mother hen is maintaining eye contact from the background. 128 more words
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Let’s see who’s under that wing…One little baby. Let’s look farther under the feather curtain…A whole mess of chicks and shells… This damp little guy was still attached to his shell with a piece of the shell membrane wrapped around his leg- yikes!All free.And all the broken vacant shells cleaned out from under Mom.
This time last year I was undertaking incubating and hatching my first ever batch of Fertile Plymouth Rock Eggs, today as I eagerly await an order of French Maran Fertile Eggs to add a second heritage chicken breed to my flock I have been reminiscing about last years virgin hatching. 1,242 more words