Bantam chickens have been domesticated for centuries. While all bantams are chickens, not all chickens are banties.
How the breed with the bouffant 'do may just be your undoing.
Basically three types of chickens exist. The egg layers, the meat birds, and the dual purpose birds. The dual purpose birds are the best for raising in the backyard.
With hundreds of varieties of chicken available, which one is right for you?
If your hens aren't laying, you're probably wondering why. Here are five of the most common reasons why your chickens aren't laying.
These docile birds are a great choice for growing your own gourmet meat, free-range style. They are mild mannered and can be shy but are easy to tame. I have tips on sexing day old chicks and more information on...
If you're looking to add chickens to your homestead, check out these rare chicken breeds. You will enjoy having these different heritage chickens.