The FDA mandates commercial eggs be sanitized and chilled for consumer protection. The European Union—and U.S. small-flock farmers—know differently.
Chicken anatomy goes beyond the wing and the drumstick. Can you identify the cloaca, the hock and shank, or the proventriculus?
Poultry lice are an unfortunate fact of life when you live with chickens. Here’s how to spot an infestation, how the lice operate and what you can do.
Even though temperatures are rising, your chicks aren’t ready to stay outside overnight. Here’s what you need to know about placing your chicks outdoors.
Here is the story in words and pictures of 4 chicks growing up, and our observations of raising chickens from egg to successfully mating in 23 weeks.