A First-Timer’s Chicken Processing Experience

A First-Timer’s Chicken Processing Experience

A First-Timer’s Chicken Processing Experience I am not a vegetarian. I eat meat, and I know that food doesn’t just magically appear on grocery store shelves. My life has been full of the twists and turns that come on life’s roller coaster, and I am...
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...
Plan Ahead To Show Poultry at a Fair

Plan Ahead To Show Poultry at a Fair

Plan Ahead To Show Poultry at a Fair You have just joined 4-H, or maybe you’ve been involved in 4-H for several years but have decided to take on a poultry project for the first time. Where do you begin? What kind of bird do you need? Where do you get it? When...
Homesteaders of America Conference Questions

Homesteaders of America Conference Questions

Questions From The Homesteaders Of America Conference In early October, Amanda, Carol, and Kendra traveled to Front Royal, Virginia, to the Homesteaders of America Conference. Let’s find out the most popular poultry questions that our teams answered for you at the...