What kind of hens should you get? It really depends on your personal needs, as different chicken breeds provide different things (especially egg frequency).
A Greener World's regenerative agriculture pilot program places environmental sustainability, animal welfare and human equity issues front-and-center on the farm.
If you live in an urban or suburban homestead, consider giving some of these quiet breeds a try (or maybe your neighbors will want you to!).
Mel Combs from the Idaho-based Combstead tells us all about the therapeutic benefits of being surrounded by poultry and working with family.
Farm founder Stephanie Webb reveals all about how egg color genetics work, as well as why she loves getting rainbow eggs, at her Dallas-based venture.
We check in with Franchesca Duval from the humane Northern California farm and find out why quail can be a perfect addition to your homestead.