Breeding goats has advantages in several market areas. We outline those and also provide one that should not be your prime motivation.
My family got chickens mostly for the eggs, but we’ve expanded our flock to include hens named after Disney princesses, too. Yep, I’m the crazy chicken lady.
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.
Children can dream of various careers in agriculture, thanks to a big boost by Mattel Inc.’s best-known spokesmodel, Barbie.
The emu was big on farms until, well, it wasn’t. What is it about these huge, flightless birds that prevented them from being the next big meat source?
What should you expect when a farm animal needs surgery? In the first of three parts, we outline how to prepare for various scenarios and what roles you might play.
An increasing number of veterans are using their skills to agricultural ends, and some are helping save endangered heritage breeds.
Books from a century ago advocate feeding chickens modern-day favorites such as greens, grains, hard-boiled eggs and table scraps.