Pecking among chickens is somewhat normal, but needs to be stopped. Learn about causes and solutions for pecking within your poultry flock.
Cheryl, our store manager, shares about her spring coop cleanout and her favorite chicken feeders and waterers for use in all weather types.
Roosters and hens both can have spurs, small nail-like growths on the shank. Read on how and why you may need to trim spurs in chickens.
Learn the basics about free ranging your chickens on your homestead. There’s more to consider than opening the gate!
Is it more cost effective to raise day old chicks or buy started pullets ready to lay eggs? Read about the pros of each option.
Read about what the busy season for chick hatching looks like. We have daily tasks to do that keeps Meyer Hatchery running like clockwork.
Your hens may lay small eggs for several reasons. Read about a few common causes and what you can do about small eggs from your hens.
Have you wondered what exactly is a Cornish game hen? You may be surprised to learn that these single-serving birds aren’t game or a hen.
Chickens can eat a wide variety of foods from your kitchen, but there are some foods to avoid. Read about those foods on our blog.
Read about the difference between a chicken coop and run. We also discuss points to consider when deciding where to put your coop and run.
Keeping waterfowl healthy is easy with proper care. But knowing about the three most common illnesses in waterfowl may help if yours get sick.
If you experience the loss of your young chicks, Meyer Hatchery is here to help. Read about many common health issues that happen in chicks.
Chickens can lay weird eggs at times. Read about things that may affect your flock’s egg quality and what you can do about it.
Let’s take a look at what exactly is coccidia and how to diagnose an infection in your poultry, and how to best deal with an infection.
We’ve compiled a list of our favorite chicken names heard from Meyer Hatchery customers. Check out this list for chicken name inspiration.
Wild birds in your chicken coop can bring diseases and parasites to your flock, Read how to deter wild birds from gathering in your coop.
Learn what causes common hatching egg issues from incubating, hatching failures & how to troubleshoot your incubator and hatching procedure.
If you have chickens, they probably have worms. Read about what to do about worms in your flock and why you would worm them.