RSSAuthor Archive for Gerald S Binks

Gerald Binks began breeding budgerigars when he was 12 years old and is now arguably the most knowledgeable budgerigar fancier in the world. He has bred his fair share of Best in Show birds, judged in no less than 20 countries, founded the World Budgerigar Association, and has published two of the three classic books on the hobby. His stud in the UK attracts fanciers from near and far and is always high on the list for those wishing to purchase BA23 quality budgerigars.

Announcement from Gerald Binks – September 2014

After 69 years of the greatest pleasure of Breeding and Showing Budgerigars, it is with real regret.

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Thoughts From Tanglewood Part Two – Gerald Binks UK

Thoughts From Tanglewood Part Two – Gerald Binks UK

innovations to improve his efficiency and management in the hobby.

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Developing A System For Breeding 'Rats' - Gerald Binks UK

Developing A System For Breeding ‘Rats’ – Gerald Binks UK

It is easy to breed ‘mice’, but the ‘rats’ are more difficult.

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Important Announcement from Gerald Binks

Important Announcement from Gerald Binks

Online budgerigar magazine transfers to “Budgerigarworld.com”.

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Stock Birds and Show Birds - Gerald Binks UK

Stock Birds and Show Birds – Gerald Binks UK

It is essential to define a show bird and a stock bird separately.

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New photo gallery of 2013 Gerald Binks breeding team

A new photo gallery showing 25 examples of the 150 in Gerald Binks (BA23) 2013 breeding team is now available to view on this website.

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Producing Fertile Eggs - Gerald Binks UK

Producing Fertile Eggs – Gerald Binks UK

Let us consider what happens when we put the chosen pair in the breeding cage with the nest box open, and leave the rest to nature.  The cocks, being usually very sure of themselves, are not unduly disturbed by their sudden new quarters.  They see a hen (which perhaps they have only heard at a […]

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Thinking outside the box – Jane Todd, South Africa

Thinking outside the box – Jane Todd, South Africa

Well, my budgies have blown all these theories right out the aviary!

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Gerald Binks Under The Spotlight

Gerald Binks Under The Spotlight

Gerald Binks responds to a number of fundamental questions.

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Advantages and Disadvantages Of Early and Late Breeding by Gerald Binks UK

Advantages and Disadvantages Of Early and Late Breeding by Gerald Binks UK

The “early breeding school” are off to another exciting season!

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Budgerigar.co.uk Adds PayPal Facility

Pay via PayPal on Budgerigar.co.uk

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Gerald Binks Bird Room

Breeding Problems – Gerald Binks, UK

Overcoming breeding season problems

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Update on The Challenge

Limited stock left of “The Challenge”

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Results – Swiss BS National Show 2011

Results from the 53rd annual Swiss national show.

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Results – Budgerigar Society of NSW 2012

Results from the 58th annual NSW state show.

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New International Editors – Terry & Yvonne Tuxford

Terry & Yvonne Tuxford join the team.

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Budgerigar World Editor Terry Tuxford, Resigns

A statement from Terry Tuxford.

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BS Club Show 2012 – Entries

Entries to be accepted on Saturday morning.

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Wild Budgerigars in Australia

Photographs of indigenous wild budgerigars in Western Australia.

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A Visit to the Emerald Budgerigar Stud

Exhibition budgerigars have been an important part in the lives of Eileen and John Hall for about 40 years.

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Svetlana Folomeeva – Exhibition Budgerigars in Russia

A profile of Russian breeder Svetlana Folomeeva.

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Another Wake Up Call For The Hobby

A beginner highlights some of the reasons why the hobby is failing to attract new members.

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Frosted Pied?

What is a Frosted Pied is supposed to look like?

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Results – Swiss BS Bern Show 2011

Results from the Western Switzerland Show 2011.

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