Chicken Breeds2018-03-20T21:32:01+00:00

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Beehive in the Chicken Yard

Christina : Some time back a reader said she was happy to put a beehive in her chicken yard, as this would keep the hive from getting wax

Steam Treatment for Egg Bound Hen

The Hromas Family : I am writing in response to the April newsletter in which one of your readers talked about a hen being egg-bound. I would like

Chickens and Dogs

Allowing your dog to mix with your chickens is not something to take lightly. A lot rests on the early introductions and also some luck with your dogs

Fall Birds

Sophie : We are about a month into our new business venture - well if you can call raising meat chickens that. I am not sure that we

“O Lord I pray on bended knee,
I hear the rain a-fallin,
O weatherproof our leaky roof,
And hold up our tarpaulin.”

Pam Ayres

The oldest living chicken was Muffy, a Red Quill Muffed American Game, who was 22 years old as of 2011.

Guiness World Records

Cool fruits such as water melon can help cool and refresh your chickens on a hot summers day.