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55 Flowery Hen

We plan to have 55’s available for spring 2023! A follower on Facebook reached out and offered us a breeding pair. Unfortunately, before we picked them up the rooster had {read more}

The Quail hatched!

I had never seen a quail in person, let alone a teeny, weeny hatchling before. And the second I peered into the incubator and say the floofy little chick I {read more}

Celadon quail eggs from sadie-girl farm

About the Celadon gene

LAST UPDATED MAY 27, 2020 – PHOTO CREDIT: SADIE-GIRL FARM WHERE WE PURCHASED EGGS What makes a quail lay blue eggs? Coturnix quail which carry an uncommon, recessive gene, identified {read more}

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Mealworm Restock Alert!

Head’s up! I just added two more orders of 1000 mealworms though our subscription service to our online shop. Our subscribers always get the first chance at upcoming restocks and deals two days before announcing on social media.

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Black Copper Marans

LAST UPDATED ON September 22, 2022 Black Copper Marans chickens are known for laying lavishly dark eggs. Colors range from deep reddish-copper, crackled-copper with dark brown flecks, to a decadent {read more}

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Lavender Ameraucana

LAST UPDATED ON September 22, 2022 Our hatchery is closed for Spring 2022. We traveled 2,968-miles in May to collect excellent stock from several states along East Coast, including our first ever bantams and quail. We {read more}