Backyard Chickens for Beginners
Backyard Chickens A Staple for DIYer’s If you don’t have chickens but have been thinking about getting and keeping backyard chickens this is an easy decision if you like eggs and, well, chicken. I think that if the world were ever to slide back into dark ages, or something like it, those who had chickens, […]
The Best Backyard Chicken Breeds | Backyard Chicken Zone
There are many different chicken breeds to choose from so we have put together the following summary guide for selecting the best backyard chicken breed for you
The Benefits Of Clipping Your Chicken’s Wing
If you are raising chickens in your backyard or in a coop, you should consider clipping their wings. It is possible to clip your chickens' wings yourself or to get help from another more experienced breeder. You might be intimidated by the idea of clipping...
Olive Eggers--For Green Eggs and Ham!
Olive eggs from my Olive Eggers, bred by me--with two white eggs for comparison. UPDATE: My Olive Eggers are laying olive eggs! This picture (above) shows what colors they are producing, and read more about where we are now in the Olive Egger project here. I don't just raise backyard birds; I breed chickens. My first priority as a breeder is the critically endangered Black Java breed, which I'll post separately about, but I've really gotten my teeth into an exciting, fun breeding project…
Chicken Coop Ideas To Keep Your Chickens Healthy And Safe
Do you want to enjoy fresh eggs every morning? Keeping backyard chickens is an enjoyable hobby and provides you with fresh eggs every day. To keep your new flock safe from predators and out of the elements, you will need to provide them a chicken coop....