Your image of cows is probably similar to mine – gentle, placid animals looking at you with those large, soft cow eyes and contentedly chewing their cud. But about 20 people a year are killed by cows in the United...
There are a number of benefits in making fall splits early in the summer, which outweighs making spring splits: re-queening, disease control, good overwintering, quick spring buildup, and better crop.
So you've decided to buy some straight run chicks and raise the roosters for meat. This is what you'll need to know.
The best backyard chicken breeds are friendly and provide a sufficient quantity of eggs. Breeds such as the Silver Gray Dorking and Buff Orpington are excellent choices for a backyard flock.
Are your chickens legs looking a bit strange? Knobbly with the scales sticking out? It sounds like scaly leg mite, (or scaley leg mite depending on your splelling) a common parasite among chickens.
Alpaca and llama fibers are of the finest quality. Sheep wool tops today's animal fiber industry. So, what's different about the fleece of these herding animals?
Looking for ecological lawn mowers or labour-free lawn mowers? Why not try geese? Keeping geese can help you manage your grass, but they are not just good for grass cutting. They lay wonderful eggs, are good watch dogs...
Young pan fried or deep fried rabbit is oh so delicious. I just simply love to pan fry my young rabbit and then in the pan where I fry it after I take the rabbit out I make my gravy and return it to the pan in the gravy...
Ameraucana chickens are a good choice for keeping laying hens in suburban yards. Here you'll find photos and information about raising and housing a small flock from chick to layer.
View different Silkie chicken colors while reading interesting tidbits of information about this unique chicken breed.