Caring for chicks during their first few weeks of life

As many of you know, this year was our first time hatching our own chicks, so I am by no means a professional, and I'm certainly not a veterinarian. However, I thought it may be helpful for folks if I laid out some of the things that have worked well for us with our last [...]

So you want a flock of chickens?

Starting your own flock of chickens can be one of the most rewarding experiences as a hobby farmer or homesteader. Even though chickens are becoming as popular and common in households as hamsters, they are not the easiest animal in the world to raise and it is very important that you do your research up [...]