Category Archives: General Knowledge

The Top Five Best Breeds for Your Backyard Chicken Coop

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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 […]

Brooder Temperature: It’s More Than Just A Number

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Brooder temperature is the most important element that you need to monitor to ensure young chick survival. However, there are many ways control brooder temperature and baby chick comfort.

Free Range Chickens, Pasture-Raised, Cage Free?

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Many people don’t know what free range chickens truly are. Read more to find out what this and other labels truly mean to your food and animals!

The American Poultry Industry: Red, White, and Bird

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This Fourth of July, celebrate America AND chicken. Take a second to learn about where the American poultry industry is and where it has come from!

Fashion Report: The Chicken Comb is Officially In

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Warning: Not all chicken combs are created equal. Learn about all the different crazy types of chicken combs right here on eFowl.com. The comb is in!

All Cooped Up: Finding the Right Chicken Coop

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A brief guide on what you should expect to build or look for when either shopping for or constructing a chicken coop for your backyard chicken flock.

How to Brood Baby Chicks

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Learn about brooding baby chicks in a fun and simple way geared towards first-time raisers or anyone looking to learn how to breed newborn baby chicks!

Battling Bumblefoot: What You Need to Know

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Learn the basics on battling the inevitable bumblefoot. Though it’s not usually a life threatening infection, you should be prepared to treat it!

Colors of the Chicken World – Learn Your Feather Patterns

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A short introduction into the world of poultry plumage patterns. Every breed has beautiful feathers, now you know how to tell them apart!

Silver Spangled Banner: An Intro to Hamburg Chickens

Hamburg Chickens one of the oldest breeds of domesticated poultry. Learn everything about their history, their purpose, or their beauty!

Choosing the Right Pet Ducks

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There are many different reasons to own ducks on your farm or in your backyard. Learn about the best and most popular duck breeds for you!