Archive for the ‘Poultry’ Category

Spring Chick Arrival Dates

Monday, March 13th, 2017

 Spring Chick Arrival DatesBaby chicks start arriving at Eagle Hardware farm and Ranch for the spring this week! We have everything you need to care for your flock, chick starter, heat lamps and bulbs, feeders, waterers and much much more!

Here are our expected delivery dates and breed information from the hatchery. All dates are subject to change based on breed hatch dates. Know which breeds you want? Call us at 972-635-7878 to pre-order your chicks today.

Thursday, March 16-

  • Black Australorp Pullets
  • Barred Rock Pullets
  • Buff Orpington Pullets
  • Rhode Island Red Pullets
  • White Leghorn Pullets
  • Ameraucana Pullets
  • Silver Laced Wyandotte
  • Coco Maran
  • Buff Cochin
  • Welsummer
  • Egyptian Fayoumi
  • Hatchery’s Choice Ducks

Thursday, March 23-

  • Black Australorp Pullets
  • Buff Orpington Pullets
  • Rhode Island Red Pullets
  • White Leghorn Pullets
  • Ancona Pullets
  • Ameraucana Pullets
  • Austra White Pullets
  • Rhode Island White Pullets
  • Speckled Sussex Pullets
  • Blue Laced Red Wyandotte
  • Coco Maran
  • Welsummer
  • Hatchery’s Choice Ducks

Thursday, March 30-

  • Black Australorp Pullets
  • Barred Rock Pullets
  • Buff Orpington Pullets
  • Rhode Island Red Pullets
  • White Leghorn Pullets
  • Ancona Pullets
  • Ameraucana Pullets
  • Austra White Pullets
  • California White Pullets
  • Blue Laced Red Wyandotte
  • Coco Maran
  • Buff Cochin
  • Egyptian Fayoumi
  • Hatchery’s Choice Ducks

Thursday, April 6-

  • Black Australorp Pullets
  • Buff Orpington Pullets
  • Rhode Island Red Pullets
  • Ameraucana Pullets
  • Silver Laced Wyandotte Pullets
  • Austra White Pullets
  • Rhode Island White Pullets
  • Speckled Sussex Pullets
  • Blue Laced Red Wyandotte
  • Coco Maran
  • Welsummer
  • Hatchery’s Choice Ducks

 

Thursday, April 13-

  • Black Australorp Pullets
  • Buff Orpington Pullets
  • White Leghorn Pullets
  • Silver Laced Wyandotte Pullets
  • Speckled Sussex Pullets

Chicken Workshop Notes

Friday, March 18th, 2016

chick workshop 2016 6 300x225 Chicken Workshop NotesWow, what a fabulous Chicken Workshop we had on Wednesday evening! Thank you to all that attended.

If you didn’t get a handout from one of our speakers, Jesse Huth, Poultry Specialist from Huth Avian.  You can download it here.

Jesse Huth has been raising chickens for over 18 years, and holds a Master’s in Poultry Science with a focus on welfare and behavior from Texas A&M.  He has published a number of articles on poultry, including several papers in peer reviewed journals based on his research.  Currently he works as a private poultry consultant out of Central Texas, hosts an avian centric radio show, and judges poultry shows.  He is happy to share is expertise with others, and has help numerous flock owners or aspiring flock owners raise happy and productive flocks.  Along with this he works as a Texas birding guide and bird surveyor for wildlife management properties, and has recently partnered with an international birding company.  He has birded in many places around the world, and is always on the lookout for new and interesting birds.  Jesse can be reached by email at chickenboy115@gmail.com or through his website www.huthavian.com.

Chicken Workshop : March 16

Monday, February 22nd, 2016
Mar ’16
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6:30 pm

chicks whispering 300x224 Chicken Workshop : March 16As many of you have participated and experienced, Eagle Hardware Farm and Ranch has hosted a number of workshops in the past to help educate our customers and community.  Topics have ranged from cattle to chicks to cucumbers.  We have been overwhelmed at the response and plan on building on them in 2016.  One of the most popular is the Chicken Workshop. Last year we had over 100 attendees! This year it is on March 16 at 6:30pm in The Barn at Eagle Hardware.  If you currently have chickens, plan on getting chicks, or are simply curious what the ruckus is all about, make plans to be at Eagle Hardware on this night.  Our speaker will be Jesse Huth, Poultry Specialist from Huth Avian.  Please do not forget to RSVP soon by calling the store at 972-635-7878 or online here using the form below.  Space is limited and we know the workshop will fill fast.  See you there!

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Chick Days 2016

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016

chicks whispering 300x224 Chick Days 2016Baby chicks start arriving at Eagle Hardware farm and Ranch for the spring in the next few weeks. We have everything you need to care for your flock, chick starter, heat lamps and bulbs, feeders, waterers and much much more!

Here are our expected delivery dates and breed information from the hatchery. All dates are subject to change based on breed hatch dates. Know which breeds you want? Call us at 972-635-7878 to pre-order your chicks today.

Friday, March 4-

  • Black Australorp Pullets
  • Barred Rock Pullets
  • Buff Orpington Pullets
  • Rhode Island Red Pullets
  • White Leghorn Pullets
  • Ameraucana Pullets
  • Silver Laced Wyandotte
  • Coco Maran
  • Hatchery’s Choice Ducks

Friday, March 11-

  • Black Australorp Pullets
  • Buff Orpington Pullets
  • Rhode Island Red Pullets
  • White Leghorn Pullets
  • Ancona Pullets
  • Ameraucana Pullets
  • Austra White Pullets
  • Rhode Island White Pullets
  • Speckled Sussex Pullets
  • Blue Laced Red Wyandotte
  • Coco Maran
  • Hatchery’s Choice Ducks

Friday, March 18-

  • Black Australorp Pullets
  • Barred Rock Pullets
  • Buff Orpington Pullets
  • Rhode Island Red Pullets
  • White Leghorn Pullets
  • Ancona Pullets
  • Ameraucana Pullets
  • Austra White Pullets
  • California White Pullets
  • Blue Laced Red Wyandotte
  • Hatchery’s Choice Ducks

Friday, April 1-

  • Black Australorp Pullets
  • Buff Orpington Pullets
  • Rhode Island Red Pullets
  • Ameraucana Pullets
  • Silver Laced Wyandotte Pullets
  • Austra White Pullets
  • Rhode Island White Pullets
  • Speckled Sussex Pullets
  • Blue Laced Red Wyandotte
  • Coco Maran
  • Hatchery’s Choice Ducks