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November/December 2013 - Table of Contents
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Chickens: November/December 2013


What’s for Dinner?
Here’s an innovative primer on feeding your flock.
by Sheri McGregor

Home-Ground Grub
If you’ve ever thought about making your chickens’ feed from scratch, check out these expert tips.
by Wendy Bedwell-Wilson

Make Way for Winter
Prepare for the season with these cold-weather tips.
by Lisa Steele

Our Fine Feathered Friends
OK, so they don’t allow chickens to fly well, but chickens’ feathers provide other important functions: protection, body-temperature regulation, beauty and more.
by Sharon Biggs Waller

The Best Backyard Coop
Is your chicken coop shipshape?

When the Beak Breaks
Chickens rely upon their beaks as tools to accomplish tasks that hands would serve — if they had them.
by Kathy Shea Mormino

Chicken City, U.S.A.
As urban areas across the country adopt ordinances permitting backyard chicken-keeping, chickens are packing their bags and moving to more urban addresses.
by Lisa Munniksma

Fowl Language: Mothers Know Best
by Kristina Mercedes Urquhart

Coop Builder: Working with Metal
by Frank Hyman

Poultry Profiles: Itty-Bitty Ornamentals
by Sue Weaver

From Our Home to Yours: Bacon & Egg Strata and Cranberry, Cream-Cheese Muffins
by Roger and Nicole Sipe

Chicken Chat
by You, our readers!

Equipment You Need: Feeders and Waters
by Matt John

The Last Squawk

Chicken Scratch
A Chicken in Every Shot
Clucker Calendar
Advertising Index
General Store
The Farmers Market       
Shopper Section
Gallery Advertising
Classified Advertising

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Hi Margaret,
You can purchase this issue on Amazon by clicking this link: LINK
Hobby Farms Editor, Lexington, KY
Posted: 11/25/2013 6:48:20 AM
Is there a way to download a copy of this magazine. I can't seem to find any on the stands in my area.
Margaret, Fairbanks, AK
Posted: 11/22/2013 4:32:22 PM
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