Keeping Multiple Roosters in a Flock

Keeping Multiple Roosters in a Flock

Keeping Multiple Roosters in a Flock Do you believe a chicken yard isn’t a chicken yard without a rooster or two? When I first started out in the wonderful world of chickens I didn’t want a rooster. We ended up with a rooster in our original 10 chicks and I discovered...
Chicken Keeping on a Budget

Chicken Keeping on a Budget

Chicken Keeping on a Budget It’s no secret that raising your chickens, whether for eggs, meat or both, can be an expensive undertaking.  Some of us may have started our chicken-keeping adventure with the thought of saving money on grocery store eggs and/or meat but...
Adding New Chickens Into Your Existing Flock

Adding New Chickens Into Your Existing Flock

Integrating New Chickens Into Your Existing Flock If you’ve owned chickens for any longer than, say, a few weeks, you probably have already observed behavior related to the “pecking order”. Since integrating new chickens to an existing flock messes up that delicate...
Chicken Coops: What to consider

Chicken Coops: What to consider

Chicken Coops: What to Consider Spring has sprung and chicks are chirping. Tis the season to plan for your new outdoor projects. If you’re considering chickens you’ll need to make some serious decisions about their long-term care. Chicken coops should be...