Getting Your Flock Started with the Right Birds for You
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?
Tips and tricks for dealing with an aggressive rooster on your homestead or small farm.
How to Build an A-Frame Chicken Coop a.k.a The Movable “Chicken Sled” – Get FREE Plans for this easy to build coop below! I have made many chicken coops over the years, and we are all in agreement that this is the best one by far. In the future, if any other coops get made, …
One of the most common things you see in chicken discussions, is a photo of a young chicken, and the question, “Is it a Rooster?” Here’s some tips for figuring it out.
Let’s chat about the term “free range” and why I think some people may be a bit misguided.
Tips for what you should and shouldn’t do to keeping your chickens safe and comfortable all winter long.
How do you add new chickens to your existing flock while also minimizing the “drama” that goes with it.
An easy mistake I see many new chicken owners making is having TOO MANY ROOSTERS! I address this in today’s episode.
As hot weather gets hotter, chickens can struggle to stay healthy. Help your flock thrive and survive the soaring summer temps.
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 …