• Health

    Common Chicken Diseases

    COMMON CHICKEN DISEASES IN BACKYARD FLOCKS There are hundreds of people, in cities and rural settings, who rear chickens in their backyard. It provides them with a steady supply of fresh eggs and meat. However, chicken like all living beings,…

  • Backyard Chickens

    Keeping Chickens At Home

    Can I have chickens in my backyard? Many people have been hearing about the growing trend in keeping chickens at home and have wondered to themselves, “Can I have chickens in my backyard too?”. It is not a secret that…

  • Health

    Common Chicken Predators

    If you are raising chickens at home in your backyard, then it will be very important to keep them safe from chicken predators. There are various chicken predators that enjoy the taste of chicken just like we humans do. If…

  • Breeds,  Eggs & Meat

    Best Breeds to Use for Meat Chickens

    Cornish Hen What are meat chickens? If you are planning on raising chickens for meat, then you are surely looking for the best chicken breeds for meat production. Meat chickens are breeds of chickens that are naturally bigger, heavier, and/or…

  • Coops & Runs

    Chicken Housing Types

    Backyard chicken coops If you are planning to raise chickens, you will have to think about various chicken housing types and how to provide shelter for your new chickens. When keeping chickens in the backyard, you will definitely need some…

  • Backyard Chickens

    Free Range Chicken Farming

    What is free range chicken farming? Free range chicken farming is the practice of having chickens that are raised mainly outside of pens and runs and only enter the coop at night. The chickens are allowed to roam free throughout…