In the June 27, 2018, issue of Cage & Aviary Birds, in the first of three articles on nesting, Paul Donovan investigates how the technique of incubation has evolved.

 

In news, we report that eggs from a pheasant species on the brink of extinction have successfully hatched at Sudeley Castle – boosting the total number of chicks in the pheasantry to the highest in 23 years.

 

In Jarrod Cotter’s latest column, it’s the turn of the beautiful jay, our most attractive member of the crow family, with its flashes of black, blue-grey and white.

 

David Alderton reflects on the legacy of the bird-garden pioneers who came to prominence during the late 1960s and 70s

 

Plus all of the usual news stories, features, columns and club news.