It is always a day of extreme excitement when we are waiting for the first peachicks to hatch. No matter how many years we breed peafowl it is always exciting when the peafowl breeding season approaches. This year has been no different. It all starts with worming the peafowl and ensuring that they are being … Continue reading The first peachicks have hatched!
So this is the week when the peahens start to lay with abandon, we now have lots of peacock eggs for sale. The first week we had five eggs to go into the incubator, the second week we had six eggs into the incubator. Last week the girls stepped up a pace and we had … Continue reading Plenty of peacock eggs for sale in Peacock land
I am often asked when do peacocks lay eggs? Do peacocks lay eggs? The short answer is that they do not, peahens lay eggs, as the peacock is the mae of the peafowl species. After breeding peahens will start laying eggs in early spring. The exact timing will depend very much on the weather! When … Continue reading When do peacocks lay eggs
We have lots of peacocks for sale! It is that time of the year when we really start to sell lots of peacocks and peahens. Which is great as we need to empty the peachicks pens ready for the next hatch of peacocks. Last week we dispatched peacocks to North Yorkshire and Wales. We also we had … Continue reading Peacocks for Sale
Today I placed the first peafowl eggs into the incubator starting off the peafowl breeding season. Currently we have two varieties laying eggs. Black shouldered peafowl and White peafowl have both started laying early in the season. When I went into the black shouldered Peafowl’s pen to check for any additional eggs to put into … Continue reading The first peafowl eggs are in the incubator