Master poultry processing with our October book of the month. Dive into knife choice, equipment, sanitation, slaughter, butchering, and packaging. Step-by-step guidance with vivid photos.
Did you accidentally receive a rooster in your order of hens? Here’s what to do next. Our gender accuracy policy and ideas for how to rehome.
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.
Meyer Hatchery’s September Book of the Month: “Storey’s Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds.” Explore 128+ captivating bird breeds with histories, traits, and vibrant imagery. Perfect for poultry enthusiasts!
Chickens in education: Hands-on learning, responsibility, sustainable food, and compassion. Making a positive impact on students.
Discover how chickens boost permaculture with natural pest control and fertilization. Tips for integrating chickens into your garden and more!
Four Season Farm Gardener’s Cookbook – Grow your own veggies, savor garden-to-table recipes. A must-have for gardeners and food enthusiasts.
Learn essential safety tips for using heat lamps when brooding baby chicks and small livestock. Avoid fire hazards and keep your animals safe.
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.
Discover tips for raising White Cornish Cross meat birds for competitions. From entry rules to bird selection and care, this guide covers all you need. Minimize stress, ensure nutrition and cleanliness, and enhance breast development. Show your poultry with confidence.
Choose the perfect show bird chicken for County Fair. Discover key factors like temperament, size, standards of perfection, and expert tips. Meyer Hatchery offers quality chickens for an exceptional show experience.
Discover the world of bantam chickens and their unique traits. Learn about true bantams, popular varieties, egg production, and considerations for keeping these adorable mini chickens.
Unravel the genetics of Splash and Paint silkies chickens, exploring visual similarities, breeding patterns, and unique color variations.
Learn how to take beautiful pictures of your poultry. We offer tips and tricks for setting up your photoshoot. .
Storey’s Guide To Raising Turkeys by Don Schrider is our Book Of the Month selection for May. This book is a must-have to grow turkeys well.
Raising ducks for eggs is a great alternative to chicken eggs. Read how to raise ducklings properly and what to expect when keeping ducks.