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  1. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    I have a question about the K factor and Universal Time. I race in Metro Detroit and this past Saturday we had a race and many lost birds. I trained that day and my birds went 44 miles and had no problem but others that trained at over 100 or raced from VanBurren IN at 185 miles had heavy...
  2. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    Just curious if anyone noticed any problems yesterday with the k factor being in the red most of the day. We had the New England Open 300 mile yesterday and a lot of guys are still out birds.
  3. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    http://news.yahoo.com/biggest-solar-storm-years-bombarding-earth-now-064402504.html
  4. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    I did some reading up on "K" Factor the past few days. I tried to come up with a simple explanation for myself and at the same time help others. Hope someone will find this useful. http://www.ashbyloft.com/k-factor-for-dummies/
  5. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    I've had the worst performance on any training tosses the last two days. Birds coming in very late. Coming back with muddy feet etc... Also one of the local one loft races only got 45 birds back out of 130 or so on a training toss. Just wondering if anyone else had issues with tosses on...
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