Tuesday, 23 June 2009

Pipping peeping and rolling !


Photo 1 : 5 pm 23 Jun 09

Photo 2 : 9 pm




Not sure if it shows in the photo but two of the turkey eggs have just started to break the shell, another is rocking and rolling and there is a definite peep from one of them. I have got all fingers crossed that they progress further !!

I decided not to wait any longer, so have put the younger chicks outside. They really do seem to appreciate the fresh air. They look so small and scrawny compared to the older ones.





The youngest are four weeks the older ones nine weeks.



The broody hen: