Honey bees are little marvels. Aerodynamics say they shouldn’t be able to fly, yet they do. They fly a lot and they do it amazingly well. These facts about the flight of honey bees will amaze you.
Enjoy this journey through history as we learn about where meat chickens come from, how they differ from each other, how they have evolved, and how they are raised.
Raising goats as pets not just livestock
Scottish Highland cows may look like yaks, but they are actually an intelligent breed of cattle.
Belgium Blue cattle are characterized by extreme muscling, known as "double-muscling," the result of a mutation in a myostatin gene that prevents control of muscular growth. This mutation causes extreme over-development of muscle in the cattle, which provides great benefits to producers and...
The Cochin chicken breed is a decent layer with sweet personalities and cute looks. They come in both standard and bantam versions.
Pigs are ranked number four in animal intelligence and can learn tricks faster than dogs. True!
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 States.
Chickens are fascinating, but many people don't know much about them. If you think you know lots of information about chickens, roosters, hens, chooks, bantams, take the chicken quiz.
Chickens make really great pets. Unlike many pet birds, they are not nearly as loud and can be just as friendly. Keeping them as house pets may seem strange but it can work well.