Category: Chicken Keeping Basics
Chicken Breed – Profile Norwegian JaerhonNorwegian Jaerhon Old Enough to Lay Eggs There has been a lot of interest in the Norwegian Jaerhon.…View Post
Best Egg Laying Chickens For BeginnersNowadays most of the people in urban and rural areas want to raise some egg laying chickens on…View Post
Black Australorp CharacteristicsBlack Australorp is a fantastic chicken breed and most of the backyard poultry keepers like to…View Post
How to Identify Chickens?There are numerous chicken breeds available around the world with a wide variety of color, size,…View Post
Author: red0dust Every evening I steam a bunch of squash for the chickens food I make the next morning. We also use squash pulp for stews, soups, noodles, bread, cookies, and biscuits. I mash-up...
Author: hens101 Inspect your chickens at least twice a week. My girls appear to be very healthy, take themselves for walks around the yard, and no longer venture across the street to the neighbors. So I was feeding them and keeping their roost clean, but only occasionally picking them
Author: hiddeninnature Keeping chickens is a good introduction to any urban homestead. Having them around only seems to complete a natural cycle, as they till and fertilize your soil, as well as eat your kitchen scraps, and give you delicious deep-orange yolked eggs…For little-no cost! Keeping chickens averages $10
The groups that chickens live in are called flocks Chickens are very social birds. But they are often aggressive toward each other. They have a “pecking order” which is the order of the weakest...
Chickens come in various colors, shapes, and sizes, but they have the same basic body structure. First off, they all have a comb on top of their head and a wattle underneath their beak....