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.
The Plymouth White Rock Chicken is an excellent breed for beginning as well as seasoned chicken owners. They are a nice addition to any backyard flock because of their temperament and egg production
Dealing with backyard chicken diseases is a fact of life when raising healthy chickens. Find out a few things you can do to help remedy most chicken ailments.
Step-by-step instructions with photos on how to install new bees into a hive.
Meet Oliver and Delilah, our pet pygmy goats, and see how we built our new goat pen.
My top five picks for egg-laying chicken breeds.
Crucial information that could save the life of a lamb that is cold, chilled, or has hypothermia. Hypoglycemia and starvation are addressed as well.
The Silver Laced Wyandotte chicken is one of the oldest American bred chickens. They are a quite popular breed for backyard flocks because of their beauty, temperament and egg laying abilities.
Five chickens breeds that are weird-looking, interesting, uncommon and downright different.
There are bee charmers and horse whisperers, and then there are those who can tame a rooster. From the very moment I met the rooster tamer, I was both jealous and in awe. Admittedly, I tend to be a...