Archive for July, 2013

New Conduit Quail Cage-

Posted: 4th July 2013 by Joe Prepper in Animals, On The Homestead, Projects
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I looked around for different style of quail cages and decided on a particular style I like. I found a video on Youtube, but for the life of me cant find it again. I would love to give the guy credit as the design has been outstanding for what I needed. I don’t think I […]

Buff Orpington chicks and brooder.

Posted: 2nd July 2013 by Joe Prepper in Animals, On The Homestead

One of the main reasons we chose the Buff Orpington Heritage breed  was because the hens are known to go broody (want to sit on and hatch out thier eggs) and usually good mothers. Many chicken breeds have been crossed or line bred to focus on a specific trait like egg production or meat production […]