Well, I’m at it again…

I think the title says it all. I have officially become chicken obsessed, and I think its about time I admit it. At least to myself…

We have about 8 of our own eggs in the incubator as I am writing this, due to hatch in a few weeks or so. We’ve selected eggs from Lynx only, to hatch, who has been bred with Gimpy. Were hoping to see some more dark egg layers come from this batch as Lynx lays around a 5-6 (I think) on the Marans Scale. This is all dependant upon Gimpy’s Genes though too, so we’ll see how this goes. It’s a bit of an experiment but not on a large enough scale to be entirely accurate. Regardless, I’m very excited to see how this all plays out.

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