Hatching our first chicks with the incubator

I hatched our first chicks back in November of 2020 but I didn’t get around to posting about them until now. For our first try, it was fairly successful although I would’ve been happier had a few more eggs hatched. We incubated 41 eggs and after candling them a few times we determined that all of them but maybe one contained a viable embryo. During … Continue reading Hatching our first chicks with the incubator

The New Sheep Have Arrived!

I recently purchased some new Babydoll sheep to add some genetic diversity to my flock.  We picked them up earlier this month from the mountains of Colorado and used a homemade livestock box strapped to our small trailer.  It worked like a charm!!! I’m happy to introduce the new members of our flock: One impressive black ram named Night Shade and three beautiful black yearling … Continue reading The New Sheep Have Arrived!