Articles about incubator
I have recommended the best chicken incubators to help you hatch lots of chicks from fertilised chicken eggs! Lyons Roll-X Turn-X, GQF Sportman Cabinet incubators, Brinsea and R-Com!
These days everyone is looking for ways to eat healthier and save money.
For some this quest has become what is now being called "Urban Farming". Raising your own chickens is just one more step towards not only healthy eating, but it brings you and your family closer to...
There's nothing more eathy and green than raising your own chickens. Many people buy their chicks from hatcheries or from other individuals but you can easily raise hatch your own chicks using an incubator designed for that purpose.
1. An incubator designed for the purpose of hatching chicken eggs.
2. Clean Fertile...
The Brinsea Spot Check Thermometer can save the lives of more chicks than any other piece of fertilized egg hatching equipment, either egg incubator or incubator thermometer. Find out how and see how you can easily increase your chick hatching rates and chick vigor with the Brinsea Spot Check Digital Thermometer.
No one can resist a fluffy cute little chick, whether it is a chicken, duck, or peacocks. In this modern age hatching your own chicks has never been more affordable or easy. Whether you are hatching chick to raise as meat bird, egg layers, or just to educate your children on the joys of life you can do it with minimal effort.
What perfect poultry gifts do you buy for Christmas for the chicken keeper? Chicken enthusiasts usually buy their own poultry supplies and equipment for keeping chickens, so finding chicken presents and poultry gift ideas that are unique can be a challenge. We have compiled a list of perfect chicken gifts and ideas for the Chicken Lover in your life for the Christmas Holiday this year.
Guinea fowl are being raised as game birds for meat. They are also found in vineyards and orchards where they are low maintenance consumers of locusts and pests. Guinea fowl are attractive birds with white-spangled black or grey plumage and a bare blue and red head and neck.
People have many questions when deciding between heritage chicken breeds. Many books and articles have very little to say about a poultry breeds temperament and how enjoyable they are to keep. We having over 40 rare chicken breeds we have been able to compare breeds in detail and learn easier ways to care for them. Here is a road-map to all we have written on the breeds, owning and care of chickens and hatching eggs.
Once you have experienced treating coccidiosis in chickens and have lost chicks, you never want another outbreak. The worry and upset are something you can avoid. Any way you can prevent further losses is worth trying, and I have a great list of tips for you to reduce this common and sometimes devastating poultry disease. Acting quickly is the key at first, then coccidiosis prevention in the future is the way to go.
Eclectus parrots breed relatively easily in captivity. They mature at around two to three years of age with females often maturing a little earlier than the males. Sometimes young females will become dominant over their partners resulting in stress and feather plucking. Eggs from this period are likely to be infertile.
The Appenzeller chicken is Switzerland's national chicken breed. There are two varieties - the Spitzhauben and the Barthuhner. 'Spitzhauben' means 'pointed hood'. This type has a forward pointing crest and V-shaped comb. 'Barthuhner' means 'bearded hen' and has a rose comb and no crest. Although it is quite a good layer, it is kept mainly as an exhibition bird. The Swiss Association for the preservation of national breeds is Pro Specie Rara. Pro Specie Rara and the Appenzeller Hen Club have set up an emergency program in an endeavour to prevent the demise of yet another lovely chicken breed.
The Polish chicken, despite its name, had its origins in the Netherlands. It has a profuse crest of feathers which fan out from the top of the head and spill down over the face. It is once bred as an egg-layer but is now more popular as a show bird.
What is kefir? It is a probiotic drink that is delicious and easy to make at home. This article talks about kefir and how you can make it at home with just a few simple tools.
Replacing the puresource2 water filter in your Frigidaire fridge is surely an annoying chore. When you are first looking at new refrigerators, nearly all individuals forget to check out the cost of changing their water filters when they can no longer be used. The model, features, and price are usually...
It's summer time also known as family vacation time! And while you may be off enjoying yourself, do you know what might be waiting for you at home? Moldâ€¦in your toilets. "But wait a minute!" you may say, "The toilets at my house are always clean. Why...
San Francisco has long been an artistic hotbed in a variety or art forms, but maybe none more consistently than standup comedy. From the heyday of the Holy City Zoo and The Purple Onion to the present day, the city that spawned Robin William, Dana Carvey, The Smothers Brothers, and Phyllis Diller continues to spew forth great comedic minds. Here's where you can find them...