September/October 2012 - Table of Contents
Take a peek at Chickens magazine, your source for chicken-keeping information.
In Addition to Chickens: So Beauty-Fowl
Peahens and peacocks could make gorgeous additions to your farm.
By Cherie Langlois
First Aid for Fowl
Every chicken owner should know some basic first aid to keep their flock happy and healthy.
By Cynthia F. Amidon
For Fun & Profit
Your flock’s feathers could bring in some extra cash.
By Sue Weaver
College programs are prepping the next generation of poultry keepers to keep up with a changing industry.
By Lisa Munniksma
To break into the chicken-keeping world, start small—with bantams!
By Laura Haggarty
The Chicken Encyclopedia
Knowing chicken speak means more than understanding cluck, bock and cock-a-doodle-doo.
By Gail Damerow
Fowl Language: Molting Matters
by Kristina Mercedes Urquhart
Poultry Profiles: Dark-Egg Layers
by Sue Weaver
Coop Corner: Batten Down the Hatches
by Wendy Bedwell-Wilson
The Chicken Keepers
by Cyndi Lieske
by September B. Morn
How Do I ... Manage Manure
by Sharon Biggs Waller
News & NotesClucker Calendar
The Farmers Market
Cover photo: Ameraucana, by Christa Elyce