Raising Backyard Chickens
All about raising backyard chickens, selling chicken eggs, homemade chicken feed, raising chickens on a budget, homesteading with chickens, herbal remedies for…
11 Best Meat Chicken Breeds for Your Homestead
Are you looking to add meat chickens to your homestead? Not all chicken breeds are ideal for meat production. You want to make sure you pick a meat chicken breed or a dual purpose chicken breed. Here are some of my top suggestions.
When Can Chicks Go Outside?
Do you know when baby chicks can go outside? Raising baby chicks takes a lot of time, and the last thing you want to do is put them outside at the wrong time. I show you when to put them outside and when to take chicks off a heat lamp.
9 Easy Ways to Keep Chickens From Leaving Your Yard
Is your backyard chicken flock escaping to the neighbor's yard to terrorize their garden? Keeping your chickens in your yard only and out of your vegetable garden is tricky. Here are 9 easy tricks to keeping chickens in your yard rather than escaping! #backyardchickens
11 Chickens That Lay Pink Eggs
When you pick new chicken breeds for a backyard chicken flock, consider some chicken breeds that lay pink eggs. You won't find bright pink eggs, but some chicken breeds lay eggs with a pink-ish hue. It's a great addition to your rainbow egg basket!
6 Reasons Chickens Peck Holes in Their Eggs
If you find eggs with holes in them, you may have chickens pecking holes into the eggshells. It's not uncommon to find this in your chicken coop, but you need to stop the behavior in your backyard chicken flock. Otherwise, this bad behavior will continue.
16 Best Hatcheries to Buy Chickens Online
If the local feed stores don't sell chicken breeds you want, you should buy chickens online at a quality hatchery. Online hatcheries sell all sorts of chicken breeds for backyard chicken owners and homesteaders. Here are a few top hatcheries to consider!