Identifying the culprit is only the first step in stopping the conduct of egg eating hens. Some say cull the bird, but I’m trying a different approach.
We started with a small flock in a small coop, but our family’s love of chickens led us to build a grand palace for our growing assortment.
Pre-emptively protect your chickens’ health by establishing contact with an avian veterinarian before the need arises. Here’s how to find one.
April Prusia raises heritage breed pigs and hope at Dorothy’s Range in Wisconsin. She also hosts tours, farm-to-table dinners and farmstays.
Ever wonder what your cow, sheep or horse can smell or taste? They might sense more than you thought, and you can use that knowledge to help them.
Many school district budgets don’t cover agricultural education. As a chicken-keeper or farmer, you can give elementary school students a start.
Chickens editors asked for photos, and readers responded. This round has what looks like a school portrait, hens in golden twilight and a real statesman of a white rooster.