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This Years Youngsters 2016

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after the success of last years thread by belucky i thought id start one this year to save trawling through old threads ! what you up to this year ? whats your plans ? ive just had a hatch of some oxford types under a young broody , hopefully be some greys among them ! not a brilliant result %age wise but thats down to me ,6 good chicks from 13 set ( 7 hatched ,1 died , and 2 just not quite made it out ) from young birds "last years" i will put up some pics in a few days

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No plans as yet, nothing concrete anyway.

HedgCrawler, that's not good having your birds knicked!

You have a good head start Devon, I hope they do well for you.

Atb

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any ideas who hedge crawler ?f *****g lowlifes ,its only now after a couple of years in that i fully realize just how much effort goes into getting decent stock together ,good luck with getting replacements

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Would of been breeding my shamos this year if the breeding flock wasn't nicked before Christmas,leaving me with 2 hens.

I have got a shamo x stag here you can have if you want it pm if you like

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Thanks for such a generous offer but ive decided not to proceed with them for now and focus on my other birds this year but thank you for the offer.

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heres a couple of my first hatch ,ill get something better in a couple of days hopefully ,managed 6 ,trying to stabilize some greys hopefully ,the broody is just a pullet but shes done well with the sitting and getting them about !

 

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dropped the coop to the floor today chicks were struggling to get the message when the broody called them up yesterday (the ramp was a bit steep though )

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Here's my first hatch of the year.4 golden and 1 lady amherst pheasants.Still more to go and a goose egg due in a couple days.

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good luck with the rest ! i must try and get some more pics of mine up , not having a brilliant season hatch wise compared to last but slowly building up a bit of stock to work with.

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