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.
Learn about cannibalism in poultry. Learn why it happens and how to prevent it by reducing stress, providing a balanced diet, and implementing other strategies to keep your flock happy and healthy.
Essential tips for selecting the perfect chicken coop size. Learn about flock capacity, coop height, ventilation, and see a helpful infographic with minimum square footage recommendations.
Learn how to assess the body condition of your backyard chickens! Discover the importance of body condition scoring (BCS), common reasons for poor chicken condition, and ensure your chickens live long and healthy lives.
External parasites like mites, lice, fleas and ticks can infest chickens. Read how to treat your chickens to eliminate these pests.
Poultry waterers and freezing winter weather can be a struggle. Meyer Hatchery has tips for how to manage winter waterers without electricity.