What makes a chicken winter ready? What should you look for in cold hardy breeds? Check out my top 6 chicken breeds for cold climates and 2 breeds you should avoid!
Chickens lay the most wonderful array of colors. Find out which breeds lay which colors so you can have a showy display of eggs in your kitchen or at your farm stand.
For the past couple decades, chickens have been growing in popularity as people become more interested in knowing where their food comes from, and the desire to live a more natural lifestyle. But they are more than just egg factories, they make excellent pets!
Get the low down on the top 12 heritage chicken breeds for your homestead
By keeping a backyard flock you can be a vital part of protecting heritage and rare chicken breeds. (There are so many ways to save the world with chickens. It’s totally awesome.) Some of the rare breeds are lots of fun to keep, and useful to have around. They can be excellent layers, hardy birds, […]
A new group of chicks arrived last week! We were very excited to welcome twelve new baby hens to the farm. I ordered these chickens from a hatchery to expand our flock, which had been decimated by predator attacks at our old home.