Charolais Cattle

The farm has spent three generations breeding and rearing Charolais cattle.                         Charolais Cattle Originate from France. First imported in the 1960’s. White in colour. Have horns. One of the largest body size. Charolais bulls weighs up to one and a half tonnes. Bred for beef. Charolais cows don’t produce as much milk as other breeds. Fast … Read more

A Growing Flock

A kind neighbour gave me 3 guinea fowl, a male and 2 females nearly 3 years ago and I’ve been hooked ever since! I named the trio; Charlie, Camilla and Diana. (You can see their pictures on The Guinea Fowl Gallery page.) In the Spring of that first year I collected lots of eggs. My family … Read more

Guinea Fowl Gender Identification

It is very difficult to identify the male and female guinea fowl birds. This picture shows the male on the left and the female on the right. From this picture you can see that the male has a larger helmet and wattles than the female. Female Guinea Fowl .V. Male Guinea Fowl Females hang lower … Read more

The Nutritional Value Of Guinea Fowl Meat

In recent years there has been a greater demand for guinea fowl meat. So why are more people eating this meat? Guinea fowl meat is lean and rich in essential fatty acids. The meat is low in calories with only turkey meat having fewer calories. Guinea fowl meat has approximately 134 kilocalories (kcal) per 100 … Read more

Calling All Guinea Fowl Enthusiasts!

Are you interested in raising guinea fowl? OR Do you already have guinea fowl? If so this is the blog for you! I wanted to set up this blog so that more of the world can learn about these amazing birds and guinea fowl enthusiasts around the globe can share  guinea fowl information. My name is … Read more

Answers to Mystery Animals Puzzle

Here are the answers to the Mystery Animals Puzzle. Go back to puzzle. Mystery Animal 1 = Sheep. Mystery Animal 2 = Cat. Mystery Animal 3 = Guinea Fowl. Mystery Animal 4 = Guinea Pig. Mystery Animal 5 = Cow. Mystery Animal 6 = Pony. Mystery Animal 7 = Horse. Mystery Animal 8  = Butterfly. … Read more