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Protect Your Chickens From Fly-Strike

Fly-strike is among nature’s most insidious afflictions. Here are ways to prevent your birds from getting it and how to react if they do.

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Prime Your Pullets to Be Great Egg Layers

Getting your birds off to a healthy start sets the stage for how they’ll lay for years to come. In the first of three parts, we tell you how to establish great laying hens.

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5 Winter Treats for Chilly Chickens

Keep your cooped-up flock active and happy during the bitter chill with these tasty, entertaining treats as supplements to their regular diet.