Why Don’t All Incubated Eggs Hatch?

Why Don’t All Incubated Eggs Hatch?

Why doesn’t every incubated egg hatch?    It can be so disappointing. You’ve just nurtured your clutch of a dozen or two eggs for nearly 3 weeks, but then, on hatch day, not all of your eggs have hatched.      Despite your best efforts, it breaks your heart, and you can’t help but second-guess…

Raise Araucana Chickens For BEAUTIFUL BLUE EGGS!

Raise Araucana Chickens For BEAUTIFUL BLUE EGGS!

Who doesn’t love a great blue egg laying breed like Araucana chickens?   Blue eggs are one of those fun perks of owning backyard chickens….but not all blue egg layers are the same. (Even though they’re easily confused and mis-marketed).   If you’ve been wondering what this super cool (and rare) breed of chicken is…

Store Chicken Hatching Eggs Like A Pro + Top 3 Mistakes You Need To Avoid
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Store Chicken Hatching Eggs Like A Pro + Top 3 Mistakes You Need To Avoid

If you have hens and roosters, chances are you’re wondering how to store chicken hatching eggs so you can raise your own chickens.   At least, that was the first question I asked myself as soon as I realized I would have fertile eggs for hatching.   (Looking for an incubator recommendation? Here’s my favorite!)…

How to Hatch Chicken Eggs (Even Without Incubators)

How to Hatch Chicken Eggs (Even Without Incubators)

Fluffy chicks are the best and learning how to hatch chicken eggs (and hatch eggs at home without an incubator) is a ton of fun! Letting Mother Nature (who knows how to incubate chicken eggs perfectly) do her thing is always best, but if your hens aren’t broody (wanting to sit on eggs) or if…