Sometimes taking the steps to keep your chickens safe includes a “haircut” of sorts. Learn how to clip a chicken’s wings. This morning as I did my chores here on the homestead, I glanced over at the chickens and notice something amiss. Two of my younger hens were up on top of the run. Moments…
We had to take measures to protect our hens from some brutal roosters.
What tasks do you each day? Each week? Other times? Here’s a basic run-down of what it takes to keep chickens.
There comes a time when a mama hen and the chicks need to part ways. How do you know when?
What do you do with an egg-eating chicken? Steps to take for preventing or stopping chickens from eating eggs.
Washed or unwashed, refrigerator or pantry? What’s the best way to store farm eggs to make them last the longest?
Causes and treatment of scissor or cross-beak in chickens.
Selling eggs can be a little more complicated than you think.
Every year it happens. People go to the store and they think a baby chick is the perfect Easter present for their kids. They let the kids play with them….and they die. They think, “It must not have been healthy” or “It must not have been a good breed” or any number of reasons why…
I’ve had some people wondering about how I keep my chicken coop from being stinky. There’s three keys to make it happen.