How to Keep Free-Range Chickens Out of Your Garden
There are so many benefits to having your chickens free-range, but they can wreak havoc on your garden. Here are five tricks to help keep your chickens away from your crops.
The Pros and Cons of Owning Chickens in the Suburbs
Owning chickens in the suburbs might not be for everyone, but please consider it. Here's a long list of both the benefits and detriments of keeping chickens in a not-so-rural area.
How to Prepare Your Chicken Coop for Severe Weather
How do you get your chicken coop ready for blizzards, tornadoes, thunderstorms, flooding, or hurricanes? Don't wait until severe weather is imminent to prepare your flock for the storm.
An Expert's Guide to Raising Healthy Chicks (and Surviving Chick Days)
Here is everything you'll want to know before purchasing chicks for the first time.
250+ Duck Names for Your Feathered Friend (From Aflac to Xerxes)
Who doesn't want to own a pet duck!? Here are more than 250 duck names for your feathered friend!
Everything You Need to Know About Pekin Ducks
Pekin ducks have been around for over 2000 years. These beautiful birds grow extremely quickly and produce a lot of meat and eggs. They also make great pets and show birds due to their unique personalities and social skills. This article includes information about diet, habitat, breeding, and more.
DIY Automatic Chicken Watering System for Under $10
Build an automatic watering system for your chickens for less than $10.
How to Build a Homemade Chicken Egg Incubator for Less Than $20
Incubators are expensive, and they aren't always trustworthy. Read on to find out how to create one yourself that works.
How to Start and Raise Backyard Chickens: Building a Foundation Flock
So you've decided you want to keep chickens, but where to start? What breed of chickens? How many do you need? Read on to find out.
Mistakes to Avoid When Raising Chickens: Our Story
This is our story about beginning to raise chickens. Learn from our mistakes about what to do and what not to do when raising chickens.
10 Excellent Insider Tips for Raising Backyard Hens
New to raising hens? Unsure how to begin? Here are some important tips for raising hens in your back yard.
Which Chicken Breeds Are Broody? (And How to Care for Mother Hens)
This article offers tips on how to utilize the natural instincts of a broody hen to incubate, hatch, and raise your chicks naturally.
The Best 10 Dual-Purpose Chicken Breeds for Eggs and Meat
Learn which hens will lay eggs nearly all year round and will also provide you with delicious meat. Light Sussex, Wyandottes. . . certain breeds are better than others. Learn which ten breeds are best for both meat and eggs.