Breed Spotlight: The Buckeye

Breed Spotlight: The Buckeye

Breed Spotlight: The Buckeye The Buckeye chicken breed is perhaps one of the rarest breeds seen in backyard flocks today. The Buckeye was developed in the late 19th century in Warren, Ohio by Nettie Metcalf. It is a dual-purpose breed that was bred to withstand the...
Chicken Breeds That Handle Winter Well

Chicken Breeds That Handle Winter Well

Chicken Breeds that Handle Winter Well It’s winter and you browse the Meyer Hatchery website and scroll through the pages dreaming of your ideal flock, you may find it difficult to create a list of breeds that will do best in your particular climate. Some breeds...