So you've decided to buy some straight run chicks and raise the roosters for meat. This is what you'll need to know.
View different Silkie chicken colors while reading interesting tidbits of information about this unique chicken breed.
Raising bantam chickens can be a very rewarding hobby. In addition to eggs, chickens also offer a natural way of controlling pests in the garden as well as a nutrient rich fertilizer.
What can you do with roosters in your backyard chicken flock? Here's some solutions!
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.
A new and long-awaited installment of the Cackleberry Farmer Series about the life on a small scale, backyard chicken farm and the trials and benefits involved in living that rural lifestyle.
What is safe and unsafe to feed to your feathered friends
What is fermenting feed and why should you try it?
Here is another instalment in my series about life as a chicken (poultry) farmer. I think "Cackleberry Farmer" sounds more exotic however, so I called it that.
The Cochin chicken breed is a decent layer with sweet personalities and cute looks. They come in both standard and bantam versions.