The quail are getting ready for Easter by laying Easter eggs, LOL!

in #prepping2 months ago (edited)

The quail are getting ready for spring to by laying an egg a day. All I had to do was get them inside the garage and keep them above freezing and give him a little artificial light.

I had them on feed for game birds, and they seem to like it quite well!

Here are my Easter eggs what do you think?

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The birds are quite happy, and they are growing well. I will probably run some of these to the incubator soon and raise some up that I can release. These are intended to help with tick problems on the homestead! According to my reading, if I release a hundred or so around the house; it will depress the local tick population significantly.

The birds are definitely doing their part.

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I hope the support a significant wild populations of these birds, and I'm going to try to free range some of them from a coupe.

They're attractive Birds but once they're in the grass they're almost impossible to spot. They do grow extremely fast moving from hatched chicks to laying eggs in a couple of months.

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They are relatively quiet also unlike guinea hens! Keep on prepping, and get your homestead safe from the liberal's.

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