Some chicken breeds are better suited for hot or cold weather. Follow these tips to also protect birds built for high temperatures during the year’s colder months.
The practice known as “milking through” usually lasts two years, but some have reported going as long as seven. My two does are on their second year, and I plan to continue milking.
U.K-based HenPower introduces seniors and dementia patients to chicken-keeping, giving them a brighter outlook on life.
If you have more chickens than you have space in your coop, don’t arbitrarily divide your flock. Follow these three suggestions for happy results.
If the neighbor is apathetic, call law enforcement to investigate and document what happened. If the attacks continue, there are various ways you can proceed.
For hens, greatest egg production happens early and quickly. Farmers looking at the bottom line must eventually decide whether to keep nonproducing chickens that eat market profits.