Let them lay eggs.
We breed Buff Orpington chickens using broody hens for a number of years. Over those years we've observed chicken language. It's not a sophisticated language but there is a combination of body language and sounds that make for a very effective, albei
Comment from Ice Age Farmer: CDC is straight up blaming "your backyard chickens" for Salmonella outbreak: "Animals are dirty and dangerous..."
The younger the poultry, the better it works. That said, some older hens, such as red hens, are receptive to massage.
Life is Amazing. Seeing this touched me and I wanted to share it with you. This amazing display showing a live chicken embryo was at the Exploratorium in San Francisco:
My Family doesn't buy chicken, and we have not for years. How can you raise enough chicken for your own family? In this video we share our method for raising meat chickens on pasture in chicken tractors.
The sisters generated about $70 per week under the guidance of their father, Brian Johnson, an Army veteran, before the city of Bulverde intervened.
Knowing all the methods for preserving farm-fresh eggs is important if you're raising backyard chickens. We're excited to share this new method we're loving, it's freeze-dried eggs that will last on your shelf for 20+ years!
Today we share with you 13 things that we do on the chick's arrival that makes the day go smoother.
Governments are moving rapidly to remove your right to raise animals completely. The UK has confirmed via FOIA the gassing of people's backyard chickens around a poultry facility in Kent. Colorado's PAUSE act will destroy their meat industry. And li
So you have chicks coming!?! So exciting.. but now what? In today's video we show you everything you need to be ready for chicks!
During the spring and summer months, when your egg-laying chickens are giving you about an egg per day, you can really build up an excess of eggs. Don't throw them out or give them away, use them up or preserve them for those months when the chickens
Today at I'm Mayfield Pastures in Decatur TN run by Charles Mayfield. This farm is a diversified animal pasture operation raising cattle, chickens, pigs, and turkeys. Regenerating soil and growing incredibly healthy happy animals for their customers.
Whether you have a large backyard garden or a tiny balcony in the city, you can grow more food this year and have serious food production if you follow a few basic principles.
The UK's DEFRA (Dept for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs) is gassing chickens of residents in "zones" near detected cases of bird flu. Some farms are stopping sales or closing, due to this authoritarian overreach in the name of "public safety." T
Today we present something a little different, a Highly edited chicken butcher video designed for first timers who might not be comfortable with a kill, guts, etc.
This year we tested a new kind of chicken feed, one that had not been made before! And... well we learned a lot!
oday we'll take a look at some brooder ideas and tips for starting a healthy flock. Hope ya'll enjoy and learn!
Check out the two awesome mobile chicken coops over at Beechgrove Farm in Seymour Tennessee. One is for egg layers, that has rain water collection and a great egg collecting system. The other is for broilers and very inexpensive and simple to make. G