What to Consider When Building Your First Quail Coop

What to Consider When Building Your First Quail Coop

So, you’ve finally given in and decided it was time to add some quail to your home, you’ve placed your order, and now it’s time to prepare a home for your new tenants. Once they arrive, they will be itching to get comfortable in the duds you have created for them. 

What Does a Quail Need?

Quail are game birds, and can be relatively similar to chickens. Some even raise them together, but there… [Read More]

The Difference Between Cage-Free Eggs vs Free-Range Eggs

the difference between cage free eggs vs free range eggs

Humans have a long-standing love affair with eggs. It makes sense, actually, because eggs are not only rich in flavor, but also full of nearly every nutrient our body needs–and craves.

Besides the fact that eggs are rich in nutrients, they also provide protein and build muscle, which is especially essential for those who have chosen a diet consisting mainly of vegetables.

In all honesty, eggs could be considered the perfect food. They’ve been a… [Read More]

Everything You Need to Know About Quail Eggs

everything you need to know about quail eggs

Aside from the fact that quail eggs are gloriously adorable, there are quite a few other reasons to consider getting your hands on these little gems.

Quail are easy birds to keep and care for, and since they are considered game birds, they can also be kept in some cities where chickens are not allowed. Someone who is dying to raise their own meat and eggs, but lacks the space for chickens can easily… [Read More]

The Top 10 Friendliest Chicken Breeds

The Top 10 Friendliest Chicken Breeds

Who doesn’t want a flock of happy chickens that come running when you approach them? Though some people prioritize traits such as egg production, cold hardiness, outward appearances if raising for show, chicken size, or growth speed, for those of us backyard flock keepers, having friendly chickens as our pets is a big reason we own chickens in the first place. How do we guarantee the ones we put in our backyard will be… [Read More]

The 5 Best Quail Cages That Make Raising Quail Easy

The 5 Best Cages That Make Raising Quail Easy

If you’ve decided to raise your quail in cages, or pens, there are an overwhelming number of options available to you. Quail are relatively easy to care for, and not very picky; however, there are a few things that every quail cage needs, so as you are shopping and planning, check to make sure you have covered all your bases. There are many different kinds of quail breed used for homesteading but all… [Read More]