As chicken keepers, most of us like to give leftover food to the chickens. They love the treat and it lightens up the feed bill a little. In the winter I even warm the leftovers up for them since its so cold outside. (I know I’m not the only one!) Holiday dishes though, can contain […]
Most of the time, feeding chickens is a no brainer. Your local feed or farm supply store will often carry a poultry feed especially made for laying chickens in amounts that they need to be healthy and lay great eggs. Adding fodder to their diet helps to cut down the feed expenses as well. Many […]
For many new chicken keepers, choosing the best chicken feed for their flock is a hard decision. There are so many options out there. Since we are what our animals eat, it’s important to us to feed them as healthy a diet as possible. Even though we live as natural and healthy a life as […]
What to feed backyard chickens seems to be one of those hot button topics on which everyone has differing opinions. In Part II of a two-part series, I’m providing my tips and advice for feeding your flock..
What to feed backyard chickens seems to be one of those hot button topics on which everyone has differing opinions. In Part I of a two-part series, I’m taking a look at the controversy and providing advice on how to evaluate the conflicting information you may find.
What chicken feed brand should you choose for your feathered friends? Does it even matter? With so many choices offered in most feed and farm supply stores, you could get a headache trying to read all the different labels! So let’s break it down and take a look at what is offered. First of all, […]