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First Black Copper Marans Egg!

Well, is has been 6 or so months since our latest batch of chicks hatched, and this week we got our first egg from our only Black Copper Marans hen! The eggs are nice and dark, but seem to vary … Continue reading

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1 Month Chick Update

Well, the chicks  from the first hatching are now 1 month old and they have grown quite a bit! I actually hadn’t noticed that they were that big until the chicks started hatching from the second hatching… wow, the new … Continue reading

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Spring Chick Update

Well, all the chicks are now two weeks old and are all doing well! I sent the two Americaunas and one of the Black Copper Marans over to my Sister In Law’s house and the other three Marans are still … Continue reading

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Hatch Day

Well, the last two days were hatch days for the chickens and it looks like a very low percentage of eggs hatched. Of the Americaunas we ended up with two chicks and of the Black Copper Marans only 4 hatched. … Continue reading

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Spring Chicks on the way!

Earlier this month we decided that we needed more chickens. Don’t ask me how we came to that conclusion since we have 20+ chickens already and they are currently laying an average of 15 eggs a day right now! (We … Continue reading

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