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…
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?
We had snakes (yes, plural) invade our chicken coop!
Causes and treatment of scissor or cross-beak in chickens.
Selling eggs can be a little more complicated than you think.
As I sit here, enjoying a glass of sweet tea on my front porch, I am amazed that an entire year has passed since we purchased our property and began building our homestead.
Sharing a bit of the garden work we have been doing around here, and then I also attempted to break a broody hen. Find out if it worked.