Keeping Multiple Roosters in a Flock

Keeping Multiple Roosters in a Flock

Keeping Multiple Roosters in a Flock Do you believe a chicken yard isn’t a chicken yard without a rooster or two? When I first started out in the wonderful world of chickens I didn’t want a rooster. We did end up with a rooster in our original 10 chicks and after I...
A Turkey Cheese Ball for Your Feast

A Turkey Cheese Ball for Your Feast

A Turkey Cheese Ball For Your Feast Gobble Gobble! Tis’ the season for everything turkey themed. Today I am going to show you how to make a turkey cheese ball that is sure to be hit at your next get together.  There are so many options when making a cheese ball, but...
What are Pullet Eggs?

What are Pullet Eggs?

What are Pullet Eggs? It’s always an exciting moment when your chicken lays her first egg.  Unless you are warned beforehand, you probably had no idea that they would lay such a small egg.  These first eggs that your hens are laying are called pullet eggs. A pullet is...
How to Treat Pasty Bottom in Newly Hatched Chicks

How to Treat Pasty Bottom in Newly Hatched Chicks

How To Treat Pasty Butt In Newly Hatched Chicks One of the most common conditions in chicks is “pasty bottom” or “pasted bottom”. This occurs when the chick has feces buildup on their vents. When it is not treated, the feces will accumulate around the vent area,...
How to Clip your Chicken’s Wings

How to Clip your Chicken’s Wings

How to Clip Your Chicken’s Wings Chickens are not typically great flyers, but they can get off the ground high enough to escape over fences, walls and even as high as trees to roost. If you Clip your chicken’s wings you can help keep your chicken from escaping...