A favorite of poultry fanciers and known since ancient times, the distinctive silkie chicken breed has many odd and fascinating traits.
Rooster spurs are self-defense tools for birds, but they can become dangerous to hens or to roosters themselves. Here’s how to reduce their size.
Hives are dormant in the winter, but beekeepers can stay busy by sharing experience and wisdom with people new to the practice. Here’s how.
Popular market crops such as lettuce, garlic and potatoes differ in harvest, packaging and storage needs. Here’s how to get these crops safely to their destinations.
This is the time of year to collect and evaluate your data as well as organize and list the fall and winter projects you want completed by spring.
This annual occurrence can leave your flock feeling stressed and ill at ease. Help alleviate the discomfort by following these four tips during molting.