Archive of posts from March 2015

Solar Eclipse over The Dulaig

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Solar Eclipse over The Dulaig
 We were very lucky in Grantown-on-Spey to see great views of the partial solar eclipse today.  Having had cloudy, rainy skies all morning we were delighted when the skies cleared just before the eclipse started - and even happier that, as if by magic, the clear skies lasted until the end of the eclipse. This is the view through a special solar filter. You can see a sunspot at around the 10 o'clock position on the sun. It was a real treat to witness this very special event, e...
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Blue eggs for breakfast? Certainly - at The Dulaig!

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Blue eggs for breakfast? Certainly - at The Dulaig!
We have some new hens at The Dulaig, two Rhode Island Reds which laid these pale cream eggs, and two Crested Cream Legbars. The first ever egg laid by Legbar Hyacinth is this beautiful little blue one.   The very large dark brown eggs are from two of our Cuckcoo Marans. No matter the shell colour we can promise you our eggs all taste delicious!
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