They say that pets become like their owners, and owners become like their pets. This juxtaposition is readily apparent between the adventurous backyard farmer and her or his flock of chickens. This is evident when you see the social nature of both hens and backyard chicken owners on Instagram. In case you were unaware, chickens […]
The Top Five Best Breeds for Your Backyard Chicken Coop Backyard chicken keeping is a fun and organic way to keep your family supplied with fresh eggs. Chickens are good natured and many breeds make great pets. When starting a backyard flock, it’s important to choose breeds that are hearty for your type of weather […]
What Is the Ayam Cemani Chicken? – “The Lamborghini of Poultry” Chickens aren’t often compared to luxury sports cars. In fact, you probably don’t ever hear about chickens compared to anything that sleek, fancy or outrageously expensive. But then, it isn’t everyday that someone starts up a conversation about the Ayam Cemani Chicken, referred to […]
Getting Started Raising Chickens: Should I Buy Chicks or Juvenile Birds? Raising chickens has become an increasingly popular choice for many families, with fresh eggs every day being the main draw. If you’re considering getting started raising chickens, one of the most important decisions to make is whether you’ll buy chicks or juvenile chickens, also […]
The practice of raising chickens on a small-scale farm is not new. Backyard chickens have been kept for their benefits and beauty for many many years!
Lafayette, a city nestled on the Colorado front range east of Boulder, is next in line to legalize backyard poultry and farming operations.
The real stars of this Hollywood movie are the little ducklings which make perhaps the most picturesque shot in the movie.
Backyard ducks are now legal in Huntington, New York, thanks to two poultry loving enthusiasts. Learn more about the situation here!
There is no reason that unwanted ducks or chicks should ever be dumped or destroyed. Here are several options one can use to help find them a good home.
Raising chickens and ducks in one’s backyard is a practice that is undergoing explosive growth in the United States and for good reason.
Ducks are more than just cute and goofy farm animals. Garden ducks can provide extremely valuable protection for your garden and plants.