Meyer Hatchery at the Ohio State Fair

As I sit here the night before our trip to the Ohio State Fair I decide I should lay out everything I need to take in the morning. Pink Chicken socks … check! Favorite Meyer Hatchery tee … check! Looks like I am ready to dive into some fair food (I mean...

Breeder Barn Expansion: Move in Day

And now, the day everyone has been waiting for: MOVE IN DAY! All of the finishing touches were in place. Surprisingly, everything went off without a hitch. No loose hens running around with Meyer Hatchery employees chasing in hot pursuit. First, we had to gather the...

Divide and Conquer

It was time to divide and conquer the new breeder house…literally! Each breed requires its own pen to be sure like varieties are mating only with one another. This house holds 27 breeds, so, we would need enough pens to keep them separate. Down one side, we...