Coturnix Quail for Homesteaders

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I’ve had a bit of interest over the last few weeks regarding quail as a backyard meat source. I thought I’d dust off the topic and put another article together covering the ins and outs of raising Coturnix quail, particularly in an urban setting. It is a rather long […]

Harvesting Quail

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Today I’m finally posting my quail how-to video. I’ve written about it before, but I never could task anyone into holding the camera […]

Building a Simple Quail Cage

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Raising backyard Quail seem to be the flavor of the day. While I’ve been raising […]

Free books! Quail Q&A, and other tidbits from Floridahillbilly

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Today I am updating everyone on a few changes here at FloridaHillbilly.com, as well as answering […]

Mailbag May 2, 2013 Quail vs Ducks or Chickens

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Yesterday, I received a comment from a regular reader, Darren from Green Change. com, and  I thought I should expand on my reasoning.

“Just a quick comment to thank you for all your quail articles. I didn’t think quail were worth messing about with (small […]

Quail Links

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Here are links to articles I’ve written regarding Quail, listed in chronological order, oldest to newest.
My choice in animals for “Urbansteading”
Birds (chickens, ducks, & quail)
Thinking about Raising Coturnix or Pharoah Quail?
What to do with thirty Quail Eggs
Revisiting My choice in animals for “Urbansteading”
Coturnix Quail (Yes, Again!)
Backyard Egg Options
Coturnix Quail for Homesteaders […]

Quail Week Day 5 – Processing Quail

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This is the final chapter in the 5 day Quail Week FloridaHillbilly How-To. We’ve covered my setup and my brooder live video feed, We’ve talked about my incubator, how I built it and the incubation process. We then moved on to brooders, feeders, the importance of […]

Quail Eggs

Quail Week Day 4 – Quail Housing

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Day four in my week long series about quail. I’ve written about my setup and my brooder live video feed, I’ve talked about my incubator, how I built it and the incubation process, as well as talking about brooders, feeders, the importance of water, and how […]

Quail Week Day 3 – Brooders, Water and Feeders

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Day three in my week long series about quail. I’ve written about my setup and my brooder live video feed, I’ve talked about my incubator, how I built it and the incubation process, and following along the quail timeline brings us to brooders.
Just as […]

Quail Week Day 2 – Building and Using an Incubator

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Day two in Quail Week in celebration of finally getting my quail setup mostly organized, and at least moving forward. Today we talk about incubators, hows and whys, commercial and DIY options, how I made mine, and the results I’ve had with it.
Incubators […]