Today was a big day for the little chickens. They were finally big enough to safely come on out into the run. But first, I had to get it ready. Also – how we handle when one is being targeted by the rest of the flock.
An update on ALL of the new chicks that have come to the homestead this year, as well as the names some of them have earned.
The new chicken coop is open for business!
Get your flock started with the right kind of birds for you. Learn the pros and cons of starting with chicks or mature chickens.
Pasty Butt is something that can go straight from yucky to deadly in no time at all. This article discusses what “pasty butt” is, why it is dangerous, and things you can do to help out your chicks.
Getting started raising chicks doesn’t have to be a daunting task.
With a few basic supplies, you’ll be able to successfully bring up healthy, happy chickens.
Why do chickens lay different colored eggs? Learn the simple reason for different colors in the egg basket.
Chickens 101: What does it mean when someone talks about the “bloom” or “cuticle” of an egg? What is it, and what is its purpose?