A recent Twitter exchange involved several definitions of “real” farmers. It showed me that some people obviously don’t understand what we do or why.
You might have noticed the incredible way a chicken’s neck moves—like in this Instagram video—but the reason behind it is fascinating.
Warm temperatures have not yet reached some parts of the U.S., but hens are laying more because of increased daylight. Here’s how to prevent frozen eggs and what to do with ones you find.
You don’t have to be a rancher to have a great herd of livestock on your hobby farm. Many terrific breeds are great for small acreage.
Identifying the misbehaving bird is only the first step in stopping this unfortunate conduct. Some say culling is the only ultimate solution, but I’m trying a different approach.
You don’t have to live in the country to raise and enjoy chickens. We have tips and suggestions on raising flocks within the city limits.
Adjust your coop systems by focusing on chickens’ access to healthy, clean food and water as well as environmental conditions, especially temperature.