Blog Archives - RT Poultry & things
 
Ordered a dozen hatching eggs, they should be shipped on April 26th. So we will have some new Barred Rock lines in our flock for next winter hatching. I am hoping for at least one Rooster from this hatching. I am unsure of how long it will take to get them in after shipping. So I don't have an estimated hatch date at this point.


 
We will be candling these on the 18th of April. I have set 30 eggs for this batch. I am hoping for great results. These are mixed breeds and randomly taken from my henhouse, to check fertility and h

 
We have 11 chicks from this hatching, there were several that didn't make it out of the egg. 1 that made it out that was injuried and weak, that was culled after the 11 trampled it.