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Pump for Joy






As many of you hen keepers will know, each flock has one or two individuals who turn out to be real characters. I regularly use Poultry Shield to combat red mite. One morning I started to use the spray gun … Continue reading

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Fond Memories of Maran Hen






Our last large French maran lady passed away recently. Mabel was her name and she was one of our much loved hens. Mabel’s passions apart from dozing, was food. She used to park herself by the garage door in case … Continue reading

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Large Cuckoo Maran Chicks






We’ve recently hatched some Large Cuckoo Marans. The eggs were bought via Ebay. Now Ebay as most of you will know, sells almost everything you can think of, including hatching eggs. These eggs were from a game outfit down in … Continue reading

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