As winter settles most backyard chicken owners think that they’ll need to start buying eggs. There’s something about the winter that keeps the chickens dormant and keeps them from laying eggs. But why do they stop laying? Should you force them to produce eggs? And most importantly, how do you keep chickens laying eggs during […]
Some chickens are hardier than others but there’s no doubt that you need to take care of them during the winter. Preparing their coop for the winter doesn’t have to be hard. Here’s how to prepare their coop for the upcoming long nights: Get good ventilation It may sound counter-intuitive to ventilate the coop during […]
As we all know having a luxury chicken as a status symbol isn’t a privilege of the elite of Silicon Valley anymore. However, which breeds are the ones that they like the most? You may be surprised to find out that they like some of your favorites! Leghorn Why people like them: Easy to take […]
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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.
A short introduction into the world of poultry plumage patterns. Every breed has beautiful feathers, now you know how to tell them apart!
Learn about the most popular and prolific of the Mediterranean Chicken Breeds, the Leghorn. Raised around the world for white egg laying abilities.
Branch out from your common layers this year. Raise a new heritage breed or add some waterfowl and guineas to your flock! You won’t regret it.
With thousands of chicken coops and designs to choose from, make sure yours has the essentials to creating a happy and healthy environment for your flock.
It can be difficult finding trustworthy vets and vet advice when it comes to raising a flock of poultry. Learn more about how to find what’s right for you!
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.
Chickens in your garden. That might not sound like a winning situation, but you’d be surprised! Chickens can provide natural and necessary help!