Learn how to properly care for young chickens by setting the right brooder temperature. Find out the optimal temperature range for baby chicks and get tips on how to maintain a stable and comfortable environment for your feathered friends
Do you want to raise a backyard flock? The Home in the Finger Lakes is a great resource for those who are just getting started and looking for advice on how to raise backyard chickens and ducks.
Laying eggs in shades of deep blues to bright greens, these hens are sure to provide you with some of the prettiest colored eggs around!
Fresh eggs are a hot commodity, and there’s no reason you can’t sell them from your own small farm. This guide will tell you everything you need to know about starting and running a successful roadside egg stand. From the basics of getting started to marketing your eggs, we’ve got you covered!
During the Great Depression, many families were struggling to make ends meet. Selling excess eggs laid by the family’s flock helped provide a much-needed immediate cash flow.
When it comes to keeping chickens safe from predators, a Livestock Guardian Dog (LGD) is often the best protection.
Selling chickens on Craigslist can be a great way to find new homes for your extra birds, but there are a few things you need to keep in mind. Follow these tips to make sure the process goes as smoothly as possible!
as your flock grows, inevitably, you’ll face the decision of whether or not to thin it out. So, how do you know when it’s time to reduce the size of your chicken flock? And what’s the best way to go about doing it?
Ordering chicks from an out-of-state hatchery has its advantages and disadvantages. Here’s everything you need to know about getting live chicks delivered through the mail.
Nearly 23 million birds have died as a highly pathogenic bird flu virus tears its way through farms and chicken yards. Learn how to keep your birds safe.