Get an overview of the variety of heritage breed goats for both milk and meat - and tips for choosing the best for your homestead.
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.
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...
Bee keeping is fascinating, ecologically essential and produces pounds of deliciously healthy honey. Recent worldwide bee colony losses have worried experts who are calling on ordinary people to set up hives in their...
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.
Finding a good set of backyard chicken house plans does not have to be time consuming. Check out some great chicken coop ideas we have gathered here for you.
The Plymouth Barred Rock chicken is an excellent choice for backyard chicken coops.
Large canine aggressive livestock guardian dogs are an option for protecting livestock from wolf predation. They indirectly protect wolves also from being hunted.
Pigs are oft misunderstood creatures. Learn more about pork and some interesting facts about pig behavior.
Chickens are the most populated and domesticated birds in the world. They are primary source of food all over the world as not only their meat is consumed largely but their eggs are also widely consumed as food. There...