MeliaMary’s Guinea Fowl Keets Try To Free Range

I love it when I strike up a farmingfriends friendship and get to correspond with a fellow guinea fowl enthusiast as MeliaMary is. It is also interesting to hear about guinea fowl in different countries and MeliaMary is over in Australia, so lets find out how MeliaMary’s guinea fowl keets are progressing…… Hi Sara   … Read more

MeliaMary’s Guinea Fowl Keets Venture Out

MeliaMary is a regular reader and farmingfriends forum member from Australia who has recently got some guinea  fowl. Here is Melia Mary’s update from last week. I have now had my keets for 18 days. They have grown beyond my expectations and have outgrown the lovely little hutch I made for them. Today we spent four … Read more

New Guinea Fowl Keets For MeliaMary

One of my regular forum members MeliaMary from Australia has just been sent 25 new guinea fowl keets. Here are the photos of the guinea fowl brooder with lamp, the guinea fowl keets arrival and day one and two activities from the brooder. You will see the keets eating, huddled together, becoming curious and finally eating … Read more

4 Week Old Guinea Fowl Keets

Well my guinea fowl keets are now four weeks old (in the picture they are 1 week old). Time flies by. The keets are growing well. I have now taken to switching the lamp off during the day. Their feathers have really developed and they are attempting to fly. Now that the guinea fowl are … Read more

Sallyanne’s Guinea Fowl Keets Day Out

Sallyanne bought some hatching eggs and day old guinea fowl keets from farmingfriends and I am delighted that Sallyanne is keeping me informed of the keets progress.  Sallyanne’s silkie hen and older keetSallyanne’s three keets and silkie MumDear Sara, Thought you might like to see the photos of the Keets first day out and about in the … Read more

Day Old Guinea Fowl Keets Sold

On Wednesday my new farming friend Sallyanne visited with her husband Peter and bought three of my guinea fowl keets. The keets were only a couple of days old. Sallyanne chose the keets and placed them in a box with air holes in the top for the journey to their smallholding. Inside the box Sallyanne had … Read more