Author Archives: M AndreaM

Navigating the Web for Poultry Vet Advice

vet advice

It can be difficult finding trustworthy vets and vet advice when it comes to raising a flock of poultry. Learn more about how to find what’s right for you!

Summer Solutions for Poultry Pests and Heat

winter

While the summer means fun in the sun, it does introduce new things like poultry pests and rising temperatures that can make make your flock uncomfortable.

Gardening with Poultry

gardening

If you have chickens on your farm, you may be surprised to learn that these guys, along with chickens, guineas and more, have quite the green thumb as well.

Keeping Musts for Spring – and Debunking the Other S Word

spring cleaning

Crisp mornings and warm sun. Longer days, daffodils and singing birds mean that spring has finally returned to work. It also means it’s time to clean!

Raising Those Little Darlings

laying hen

Raising chickens is like raising children… okay maybe not exactly. Nevertheless, these guys will need your love, care, and nurturing.

Just What is a Chicken? And Why This Really Matters

chicken history

Understanding “Chicken History” can actually really come in handy when it comes to truly understanding what makes these little guys tick.

Don’t Let Our Chickens go Extinct Save a Heritage Breed

heritage breed

Heritage breeds are incredibly important for the genetic diversity and population of all chicken breeds as a whole. Raise your own heritage flock!