Raising Quail

Bobwhite Quail Cycle 4 for 2010

Fortunately, I was able to get one more batch of young bobwhite quail chicks and run a last cycle quail raising in the surrogator.  It is mid September now and we are very quickly reaching the end of the quail hatching season.  Running another surrogator cycle raising quail required the traditional cleanup, brush clearing and […]

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Loading the Wild Quail Chicks

I ordered 125 1 day old wild quail chicks from a supplier in Mountain Home, TX. He graciously met me in Kerrville to deliver the birds. The wild quail chicks were delivered in a small cardboard box. Hard to believe that there are 125 of them in there. Well, maybe not. One day old wild […]

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Go to the bobwhite quail or bring the wild quail to you?

It’s no secret that there is an ongoing bobwhite quail decline – not only in Texas but all across the United States.  There are several things being done but I’ve decided to see about raising bobwhite quail in a surrogator.  Our ranch is located, and we will be raising quail neat San Antonio, Texas.  The […]

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