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 […]
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!
Since it was first accepted into the American Standard of Perfection in 1874, the Barred Plymouth Rock has been one of America’s favorite backyard breeds.
Learning about sexing baby chicks can help you create and maintain the proper flock for your specific circumstances and farm environment.
Ordering chicks by mail might seem strange, but it’s actually pretty safe! Read more about how to handle getting your own chicks shipped!
Broody hens can sometimes be tricky to deal with. Learning how to deal with a broody hen and a hatch of eggs is incredibly important for flock owners.
One of the most common and potentially devastating viral respiratory diseases that threatens your operation and flock is Fowl Pox.
Raising a fence free flock may leave you open to certain complications, but with the right foresight, it’s completely possible to do!
Learn how to safe and effectively integrate birds into your flock without upsetting or disrupting the pecking order and mood of the flock.
Despite what you may think about mail order birds, the USPS is able to mail day-old birds because the unique nature of hatching poultry.
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.