Tag Archives: raising chickens

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!

An American Classic: The Rhode Island Red

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The Rhode Island Red Chicken came about in the same Frankenstein-ish type of way that has given birth to so many other popular heritage chicken breeds.

Barred Plymouth Rock Will Rock Your Flock

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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.

Summer Solutions for Poultry Pests and Heat

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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.

Raising Those Little Darlings

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

Raising Multiple Species in Your Backyard Flock

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Raising a farm doesn’t have to just be one type of animal. Having multiple species in your backyard flock can diversify what you get out of them!