In an urban area, not everyone has neighbors like we do.
Without our neighbors being very open, kind and willing to be bribed with fresh eggs, meat and veggies, we would not be able to do all the things we do on the homestead. Not everyone can raise turkeys, meat chickens, laying hens, ducks, rabbits and have a huge composting area smack dab in the center of town. I realize this, and am truly grateful for the opportunities we have. And, yes, the tide IS turning…even in our little town, chicken coops are starting to pop up all over, as well as yards being tilled into gardens. It’s really exciting to see, to be honest.
But, what if you live in an area that ISN’T friendly to the idea of being self-sufficient?
Are you relegated to only purchasing your eggs and meat from a grocery store or local farmer, if you are lucky enough to find one? Well, not really. This is why you should consider raising quail.
Quail are tiny little birds that produce tiny little eggs.
So, why should you raise quail? Here are some of the best reasons:
As you can see, there are quite a few reasons why you should raise quail.
If you are looking for a new and easy homestead project, this could be the one for you! What are some of the reasons YOU would raise quail?