This week’s reader question is about feeding your chickens too many mealworms. Mealworms are high in fat and protein, so exactly how many are too many?
Grains have gotten a bad rap recently and everyone seems to be going “Paleo!” Yet, like any diet fad or food movement, I have my suspicions that eating like our cavemen ancestors just isn’t the best option for everyone. Omitting grains from your diet can be a great way to give your digestive system a […]
One of the cheapest ways to get protein for your chickens or to attract wild birds (especially Bluebirds) to your property is to raise mealworms. It is simple to get started and the upkeep is nominal. Here is a “how to” to create your own mealworm colony.