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by Lisa Weaver
Sun Jul 12, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Chicken Houses, Runs & Equipment
Topic: broiler birds
Replies: 6
Views: 743

broiler birds

Hi there So I will be having some broiler birds soon. Mt general set up is that they go from the incubator, to a brooder box (for 10 days) then go into a little ark pen on Aubio in a stable under heat until about 6-8 weeks. Where would people generally then put their birds to grow, would you transfe...
by Lisa Weaver
Mon Jun 29, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: Tiny hernia
Replies: 1
Views: 197

Tiny hernia

I have a 5 day old chick and have notices she has what I think is a tiny looking hernia, what can I do about this? Will it affect the chick?

Excuse the brown, I have put iodine on it

Many thanks

Lisa
by Lisa Weaver
Sat Jun 20, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: Incubating, Hatching, Rearing Chicks & Growers
Topic: Incubating in day 18
Replies: 1
Views: 407

Incubating in day 18

Hi there I have some chicks that are due to hatch tomorrow. I have kept temperature at 37.5C and wanted to get humidity to 70% but can’t quite reach it. Can only get to 68% I have just read on here that to help raise humidity, you can test some strips of kitchen roll and dangle on end into the water...
by Lisa Weaver
Fri Jun 19, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: Mareks Disease
Replies: 9
Views: 656

Mareks Disease

Hi there

Does everyone vaccinate their chicks against Mareks Disease? I have read so many conflicting things that I don't what to do???
by Lisa Weaver
Thu Jun 18, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: REDMITE
Replies: 15
Views: 870

Re: REDMITE

No not really
by Lisa Weaver
Wed Jun 17, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: Photos of Chickens
Topic: Pics of LF Boys at 11 Weeks
Replies: 6
Views: 4220

Re: Pics of LF Boys at 11 Weeks

Oh wow, thank you so smooch, this should help a little - Thank you, any pictures of help are greatly appreciated
by Lisa Weaver
Wed Jun 17, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: REDMITE
Replies: 15
Views: 870

Re: REDMITE

Thank you
by Lisa Weaver
Wed Jun 17, 2020 8:26 am
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: REDMITE
Replies: 15
Views: 870

Re: REDMITE

Oh I never thought of that and that it might be because they haven’t got uv protection!! Well I have done everything I can mite wise. Someone suggested it might be a northern mite as appears to redmite (even though I definitely know I have had a redmite infestation) I hate it, as it makes me feel so...
by Lisa Weaver
Tue Jun 16, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: REDMITE
Replies: 15
Views: 870

Re: REDMITE

yes and I can't see anything :(
by Lisa Weaver
Tue Jun 16, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: REDMITE
Replies: 15
Views: 870

Re: REDMITE

Thanks. Here are my poor girls

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