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All Cooped Up: Finding the Right Chicken Coop

chicken coop

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.

Colors of the Chicken World – Learn Your Feather Patterns

plumage

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

Navigating the Web for Poultry Vet Advice

vet advice

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!

Summer Solutions for Poultry Pests and Heat

winter

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.

Gardening is for the Birds: Hiring Ducks, Geese, Chickens and Guineas

gardening

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.

Keeping Musts for Spring – and Debunking the Other “S” Word

spring cleaning

Crisp mornings and warm sun. Longer days, daffodils and singing birds mean that spring has finally returned to work. It also means it’s time to clean!

Raising Those Little Darlings

laying hen

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