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 […]
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 […]
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.
Understanding “Chicken History” can actually really come in handy when it comes to truly understanding what makes these little guys tick.
Heritage breeds are incredibly important for the genetic diversity and population of all chicken breeds as a whole. Raise your own heritage flock!
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!
Ducks are more than just cute and goofy farm animals. Garden ducks can provide extremely valuable protection for your garden and plants.
America has a fascination with ducks. They serve as mascots, heroes, villains, sidekicks, icons, pitchmen, etc. in our everyday culture and society.
Interested in raising a pet duck or ten for your backyard, but don’t know which breeds to choose? Check out a few of the top pet duck breeds for backyards.