With the holidays just days away, here are my top five choices for chicken-keeper gifts … for those who still need to spread some Christmas cheer.
Regardless of where you get your chicks, you need to provide them a warm, safe place to grow until they can join the flock. You can purchase a brooder or build one yourself.
The phrase is borrowed from the Slow Food movement, and it reflects a desire to pasture-raise breeds that take longer to reach market but have advantages over the industry’s choice.
Some poultry-keepers live alongside individual birds. If you want a house chicken or duck, follow these steps to move the bird from barnyard to household.
Major differences in nutritional requirements exist for different types of poultry at different ages. Here’s how to deliver the proper mix.
That flashy flesh on your bird’s head is more than an ornamental appendage. Chicken combs come in many varieties and serve multiple uses.
This animated video of a chicken choir singing Christmas carols is no clucking joke.
Laying hens need oyster shells in their diet; offering eggshells back to them does not provide the same benefits to health and shell strength.