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Transitioning Birds

On October 30, 2013 in General by spope

When raising birds it is important to know what conditions are best at each stage of the chick’s growth. Different birds require different conditions in general and as they grow. Read More »

New Pheasant Pens

On October 28, 2013 in General by spope

We recently redesigned our pheasant pens and here’s some information about the change. Read More »

Employee Profile: Brian Klein

On October 20, 2013 in Employees by spope

Tell me about your family. Are you married? Do you have kids? Any pets? I am married, Claudia and I just celebrated our 15th Anniversary. We have two daughters Emily 11, Ellie 6, and a Black lab – Bailey 13. Read More »

Here at MacFarlane Pheasants we attempt to make our jobs as streamlined, cost effective, and often simple as possible when dealing with our birds. Read More »

Looking for Employees?

On October 2, 2013 in General by spope

Are you having trouble finding employees for your farm? Perhaps you’ve had some recent turnover and need to bring in some new hands? Read More »

The Hungarian partridge is more commonly known as a Grey Partridge. It can grow up to 28-32 cm long and has a brown back, grey flanks and chest, and many have a white belly with a large chestnut colored horseshoe mark. Read More »

Keeping Humidity Down

On September 27, 2013 in General by spope

Humidity can be a problem in our barns. Humidity can create wet bedding, or litter. Read More »

Employee Profile: Kristin Merriman

On September 26, 2013 in Employees by spope

Tell me about your family. Are you married? Do you have kids? Any pets? I’m single and have a rabbit and a cat. I grew up in a family of 5 kids and have an identical twin. Read More »

Seminar Blog

On September 24, 2013 in General by spope

Every other year MacFarlane Pheasants hosts a 3-day seminar on Pheasant Managing where they invite speakers to come and share their knowledge with the attendees. Read More »

Composter Update

On September 17, 2013 in General by spope

Now that we’ve had our new composter for nearly a year it would be good to give you an update on how it’s working. We switched from incinerator to composter for financial and productivity reasons and have been pleased with the results. Read More »