How To Cut Up A Whole Chicken

How To Cut Up A Whole Chicken

How To Cut Up A Whole Chicken Many of us enjoy raising our own meat chickens to fill our freezers and feed our families. After you’ve mastered the job of raising your chickens successfully, then either processed them yourself or arranged for them to be processed...
What Is Green Muscle Disease?

What Is Green Muscle Disease?

What Is Green Muscle Disease? You’ve ordered your meat chicks, built your perfect chicken tractor while you wait patiently for the chicks to arrive at your post office. You’ve researched how to raise meat birds, and give them the best care possible as they grow. But...
Keeping Quail In An Urban Setting

Keeping Quail In An Urban Setting

Keeping Quail In An Urban Setting If you have an urban coop, you may think there are not many options when it comes to the poultry breeds you can own. The truth is, there are many great options. You can raise smaller standard-size chicken breeds and bantam breeds....
What Is A Cornish Game Hen?

What Is A Cornish Game Hen?

What Is A Cornish Game Hen? What is a Cornish Game Hen? This term invokes a scene in my head of a vast castle hall, full of fashionable royalty and a table full of a feast of roast chickens. Even if the term invokes a similar thought for you or not, the designation is...
5 Dual Purpose Breeds To Consider

5 Dual Purpose Breeds To Consider

5 Dual Purpose Breeds To Consider Dual purpose chickens are a great addition to any flock.  A dual purpose breed is one that lays eggs consistently as well as being a breed that can be a meat provider.  Dual purpose breeds are commonly a heavy breed, and are hardy as...