8 Best Chicken Breeds for Homestead (I'd add Rhode Island Red to this list. We do have a Dominique. They do love the cold weather -- she's always first out of the coop in the morning.
Chicken Coop - Raising mealworms to replace chicken feed is easy, frugal, and can be done in any warm, dark corner of your property. Heres how to get started for pennies! Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch.
Keeping baby chickens and raising them from teeny tiny balls of fluff into charming chooks will be a rewarding experience for any chicken keeper. Here is a visual guide on what to prepare and do the first few days and weeks with your baby chickens. Read o
Pull That Weed! Getting Healthier in Your Garden 43 Healthy Herbs for Hens - Read about the 43 healthy herbs for hens in this guide by Master Gardener, herbalist, and chicken expert, Lisa Steele, on the health benefits of culinary herbs.
Flystrike: a chicken killer.Cuddles beats the odds again
My heart sank as soon as I opened up the coop doors to let everyone out for the morning. Every morning the routine is the same and this morning was no different. Wake up, pad downstairs, throw my … Continue reading →