Raising quail in your backyard can be both fun and profitable. I mainly do it because it is the highest form of farming my city allows on my small lot. … [Continue Reading]
Double yolk eggs happen all the time. They are not much to worry about unless you don’t like creme brulee!
How to easily raise day old quail chicks to maturity The day has finally arrived! Your quail chicks are ready to hatch! First of all, for the first 72 hours… [Continue Reading]
Wondering how backyard quail are affected by solar eclipse.
Winter care for your backyard quail flock is simple. The birds need fresh water, good food, and protection from the elements. Fresh, unfrozen water is key to any livestock or… [Continue Reading]
Clan Mating or also called Family Mating is a breeding plan to insure good genetic diversity in a small flock or herd. While this system can be used with any… [Continue Reading]
Well yes and no! Like most animals they are in tune with the seasons and during the winter month they will stop laying. It makes sense since any eggs that… [Continue Reading]
It was my never my intent to go out and become anything. It was back at the beginning of the urban chicken movement. While I can remember at least one… [Continue Reading]
What do quail eggs taste like? Can I eat fertilized quail eggs? Given that you feed the quail a commercial game bird feed, the eggs will taste the same as… [Continue Reading]
Been a while since I posted, so thought I would begin with a post for folks looking to get started raising quail for eggs and/or meat in their backyard. 1)… [Continue Reading]