We now have our own turkey breed stock and incubation room for the eggs. And this time of year, the hatchlings are coming fast an furious. (Papa) Jon is out there every 4-6 hours to check on the progress. Only about 600 left to go. Here is one that is just a few minutes old. They somehow crack a hole in the egg … [Read more...]
Archives for April 2018
Spring Is Really Here – And The Lambs Are Here With It!
Every morning for the next several weeks, there will be a mini explosion of life on the field. The lambs are coming. This little guy, above, was born minutes before this picture was taken. The ewes have 'been to the rodeo' (well, most of them), and are waiting patiently for their turn. Or, gently showing … [Read more...]
The Newest Addition to the Double Brook Family!
Just in time for spring and about 300 lambs to be born...Farm manager Brett, and his wife Lindsay, had a little lamb of their own. We could not be more thrilled for them. Welcome to Remi Hansen! Mom and baby and are doing well. And it looks like Dad's doing alright, too... … [Read more...]