Is there a practical function for a chicken’s comb? The answer is yes—several functions. Here are some of the uses that a chicken’s comb serves.
Breeds of Livestock is a handy online encyclopedia-type reference packed with facts about both popular and rare livestock breeds.
If you have an existing flock of chickens, unceremoniously adding the newcomers is a recipe for disaster. Pecking order takes time to establish.
On Friday, March 13, 2015, laboratory samples from a backyard poultry flock in Leavenworth County, Kansas, tested positive for the H5N2 form of avian influenza.
If insects such as grasshoppers are a recurring problem in your fields, you may want to give this remedy a try: chickens.
If you keep animals long enough, you will eventually become acquainted with some basic veterinary first aid. Here’s a book that can make the learning process a little smoother.
If you are prepared to address the issues of poultry care, you may find that geese are just the herbicide you are looking for.
Looking for a unique gift for the chicken fan of the family? Here’s a favorite!
Through skilled management of your laying flock, you can cut down on the feed bill.
Storey’s Guide to Raising Chickens by Gail Damerow can be an incredible help right from the start, but it can also help you with troubleshooting later on.