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.
If you catch a predator such as a raccoon in a live trap, there are local and federal laws (as well as safety concerns) that guide what you do next.
Alice Percy provides detailed instructions for humanely raising pigs on pasture in a book that’s valuable to homesteader and commercial farmer alike.
Raccoons persisted until finding a way into one of our coops and killing all but 2 chickens. Here are potential weak points and how to secure them.
If you’re considering entering animals at a county fair, here are the health and identification requirements you can expect before they hit the show ring.