Enjoyable evening at the BBS April meeting

Despite not winning any of the raffle prizes on offer it was a most enjoyable evening and MF winning the malteses just shows some people have luck unlike myself, Mick Freakley came along and gave a very interesting slide show and talk of how he gets those fantastic...

That's livestock breeding

  Nothing should be taken for granted when breeding livestock or in this case budgerigars my most productive pair from the the first round has had real trouble in hatching the 7 fertile eggs. the first two eggs hatched have been fostered out as it seemed the hen chose...

Getting to know your birds will always pay dividends

If you get to know your birds then you have a greater chance of succeeding when you start breeding, try to keep you routine the same throughout the year. Being observant will always pay off and for me l am always watching the birds every time l am in the birdroom or...