How we feed, water and care for our chickens during the cold northeastern winter
As temperatures rise, what can you do to keep your flock cool?
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.
What can you do with roosters in your backyard chicken flock? Here's some solutions!
Bantam chickens have been domesticated for centuries. While all bantams are chickens, not all chickens are banties.
What is safe and unsafe to feed to your feathered friends
Tips and tricks on building your own chicken coop cheaply and a basic design plan to get you started.
The Rhode Island Red Chicken breed has been around since the early 1900's in the United States. It is an excellent dual purpose chicken that all backyard chicken enthusiasts should consider and enjoy!
Keeping chickens is an extremely rewarding venture. Happy, healthy hens will lay you eggs nearly all year round and will also provide you delicious meat. However, certain breeds are better than others
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.