Incubation and the Hatchery - Part 2
The second of two parts of an educational video about Incubation and the Hatchery in poultry production.These Videos are all Available in full resolution on ...
Chicken Health Checklist & DIY Antiseptic Ointment | Community Chickens
It is generally good practice to spend time with your flock on a regular basis (as if you don’t already!), apart from the regular feeding and cleaning, but really observing them, so that you know what is ‘normal’ and immediately notice any changes in appearance or behavior. The faster you can identify a health issue …
10 Tips for Taming Chicks so They Become Friendly and Social Chickens
Having social chickens can be a pleasure on a homestead, and it is easy once you know how to go about taming chicks received from the hatchery.
How To Treat Lice In Chickens Naturally The Homesteading Hippy
Lice in chickens can be such a pain for them, but there ARE ways to treat it naturally! Here are some of the ways we do it. The Homesteading Hippy
The 9 worst mistakes a chicken keeper can make
Learning to care for chickens can be difficult and we often make mistakes. Unfortunately some of those mistakes can be deadly. Here are the 9 worst mistakes a chicken keeper can make.
How to Beat Coccidiosis Naturally
Keep a healthy flock by learning how to beat coccidiosis. Coccidiosis in chicken is deadly, though a preventative plan and a treatment will save your birds.
Top 5 Best Bantam Chickens For Egg Laying
If you're looking for a cute and cuddly chicken breed that lays lots of eggs this article will give you the low down on the top 5 laying bantam chickens.
A high protein chicken treat your hens will love.
Discover why and when chickens need help with extra protein - and create a natural, inexpensive treat to boost their health.
How To Sex Your Chickens - Tips and Tricks
Trying to decide whether your poultry is male or female is a source of great discussion and debate here on BYC so I have compiled the best ways to determine your chicken's sex from the day the hatch to the day they begin laying or crowing (AKA a...
10 Breeds of Chicken That Will Lay Tons of Eggs for You
Are you considering raising your own chickens, but don't know which breed to pick? Here are the 10 best chicken breeds for laying the most eggs.
The 10 Best Egg Laying Chicken Breeds
Wondering which chicken breed will reward you with the most eggs? it depends. But here are the 10 most abundant egg layers
Treating Chicken Fleas, Lice & Mites Naturally
Chickens are pretty disease resistent, but things happen. We like to care for our stock as naturally as possible. Here are natural ways to treat your flock.
About Marans Chickens: French Chocolate Colored Egg Layers
Marans chickens is a stunning breed of chicken that lay even more stunning eggs. These birds lay beautiful chocolate colored eggs that attract many keepers.
5 Things That Work To Get Rid Of Flies In The Chicken Coop (& 3 That Don't!)
Waking up to find an infestation of flies in your chicken coop is not only enough to turn your stomach, it’s incredibly frustrating. We’ve been there, we’ve tried everything, and we’ve found what really works,