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Discover how chickens boost permaculture with natural pest control and fertilization. Tips for integrating chickens into your garden and more!
Learn the differences between diving and dabbling ducks. Whether you’re a duck enthusiast or a curious observer, you’re sure to learn something!
A dual-purpose homesteader’s favorite: the Muscovy. These unique waterfowl make practical and endearing additions to your flock – learn more!
Check out our breed spotlight on Jumbo Pekin Ducks – the ‘broilers of the duck world’ with remarkable size and outstanding meat production. Learn about rapid growth rates, unique breeding, and why they’re the sought-after meat ducks. Whether for homesteading or breeding, Jumbo Pekins make a practical and sizable addition. Click to learn more about Jumbo Pekin!
A muddy poultry run is a messy inconvenience, a safety issue, and a health risk for your flock. Read our tips for how to fix a muddy run!
As with anything in life, when you’re raising poultry, sometimes unexpected challenges unfold despite careful preparation. Read the story of providing extra care to a guinea keet with unique needs.
From the classic chicken egg to unique options like duck, quail, goose, guinea fowl, and turkey eggs, discover their sizes, tastes, nutritional values, and culinary uses
Discover signs of potential aggression in roosters and effective tips to curb it. Find recommendations for friendly rooster breeds and learn how to handle aggression.
Discover cost-effective strategies for raising meat birds with our comprehensive blog. Whether you’re a budget-conscious beginner or want to optimize expenses, find valuable insights and a free downloadable feed cost PDF here.
Have extra eggshells? We have some egg-cellent ideas on how to reuse them instead of tossing them in the landfill!
Read as we take a look beyond the cost of raising chickens and into therapeutic perks, pest control, soil fertility, and more. Chickens offer more than eggs!
Meyer Hatchery’s December Book of the Month: ‘Start Your Farm’—a modern guide to sustainable farming, profitability, and the journey to grow wholesome food.
Meet the Homestead Helper: Meyer Hatchery’s free rooster for eligible orders. Explore if this addition is the right fit for your homestead.
November Book Of The Month: The Chicken EncyclopediaChickens hold a special place in the hearts of farmers, backyard enthusiasts, and poultry lovers worldwide. For our November Book of the Month we’re featuring a stellar pick for anyone interested in expanding their...
Meyer Hatchery 2024 inventory release. We have insider tips and tricks for putting together your order and why it’s important to order early.
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Master poultry processing with our October book of the month. Dive into knife choice, equipment, sanitation, slaughter, butchering, and packaging. Step-by-step guidance with vivid photos.
Did you accidentally receive a rooster in your order of hens? Here’s what to do next. Our gender accuracy policy and ideas for how to rehome.
Prepare your flock for emergencies. Meyer Hatchery shares tips and tricks for a flock preparedness kit and making sure your flock is ready for the unexpected.