This hub shares about the Carabao, a domestic Water Buffalo in the Philippines. What we commonly know about water buffaloes is that they can both stay in land and water but there is more...
Silkie Chickens have black skin, black meat, and even black bones. They are considered a health food in many Asian countries and make the most nutritious chicken soup. Silkie meat may cure colds.
From the standard white Leghorn to fancy exotic bantams, chickens offer a wide variety of breed choices for the poultry enthusiast. What type of chicken do you like? Check out my chicken breed guide.
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.
Meet Oliver and Delilah, our pet pygmy goats, and see how we built our new goat pen.
What can you do with roosters in your backyard chicken flock? Here's some solutions!
There are 6 common breeds of dairy goats. All of them could be used on the homestead.
Honey bees are amazing creatures. Some facts, and poems, about honey bee life (and death), their benefits to humans (pollination and honey), and hive and social organization.
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.
My pet chicken, Sweet Tweets, is a Silkie chicken that lives inside the house and plays with my cats. She is a house chicken and wears a diaper while wandering around the living room.