Tips and Tricks for Raising Baby Chicks

Tips and Tricks for Raising Baby Chicks

Raising chickens for backyard animal companions as well as egg-producers can be a wonderful adventure when the needs of the chickens are properly met. The following list is a good place to start. #1 Keep Chicks Safe and Warm Baby chicks need to be kept safe from...
You Are What You Eat:  A Guide to Chicken Nutrition

You Are What You Eat: A Guide to Chicken Nutrition

Knowing the Source A significant benefit of raising your own chickens is the peace of mind that comes with knowing just what is and is not going into your chickens. If the saying is true, “you are what you eat”, you’ll likely want to provide your flock with quality...
Getting Started With Backyard Chickens

Getting Started With Backyard Chickens

The Urban Chicken As natural foods and sourced ingredients continue to become an increasing priority nationwide, raising “backyard” chickens is likewise gaining popularity. So-named for the convenience of maintaining a flock of typically 1-4 hens in a small-scale...