Breed Spotlight: Broad-Breasted Turkey

Breed Spotlight: Broad-Breasted Turkey

Breed Spotlight: Broad-Breasted Turkey The broad-breasted turkey is what most people recognize as the classic white Thanksgiving turkey. These turkeys are commonly available in a few different color varieties; white, bronze, and rarely, black.  Early History The...
How To Process Your Own Turkey

How To Process Your Own Turkey

How To Process Your Own Turkey In late 2022, many of us in the United States are keenly aware of the escalating food prices, and often a lack of food on store shelves. So many people have taken it upon themselves to secure their food as much as possible. Homesteading,...
Breed Spotlight: Ayam Cemani

Breed Spotlight: Ayam Cemani

Breed Spotlight: Ayam Cemani The Ayam Cemani chicken originates from the Java island of Indonesia and the word, ayam, directly translates from Indonesian to English as chicken. But before we dive into this breed, let’s get the hard part out of the way first;...
Raising Red Broilers

Raising Red Broilers

Raising Red Broilers Every year I try to raise a different type of meat chicken. Raising various meat chickens gives me a better understanding of each type of bird and how to grow them successfully. I also get to taste the meat and see if there is a difference in...