What Is A Land Grant University?

What Is A Land Grant University?

What Is A Land Grant University? Land Grant Universities were established in 1862 when US Congress passed the Morrill Act. For each elected member of Congress, the government provided 30,000 acres of federal land for the individual state to sell. The profits derived...
Unusual A To Z Chicken Terms To Know

Unusual A To Z Chicken Terms To Know

Unusual A To Z Chicken Terms To Know Once you have entirely given in to chicken math and have more than about three hens, learning a few basic chicken terms will help you when “talking chicken” with your human friends. You do still have human friends, right? Good,...
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...
Show Day Prep for Chickens

Show Day Prep for Chickens

Show Day Prep For Chickens You are determined to start showing your chickens or purchase chickens to show, but maybe you’re not sure how to prepare? Whether you are a 4-H parent desperately searching for how to help with your kiddo’s project, a seasoned chicken keeper...
Branchline Farms Coop Tour

Branchline Farms Coop Tour

Branchline Farms Coop Tour Join Amanda from Meyer Hatchery as Brittany from Branchline Farms provides a tour of her coop! Branchline Farms is located in Wellington, Ohio and has the capacity to raise 400 chickens, in addition to Boer goats and show cattle. sBranchline...