BackYard Chickens - BYC Forum - Recent Changeshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the backyard chickens community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:39:28 +0000Duck behaving strange/worryingly, help please 😥http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154928/duck-behaving-strange-worryingly-help-please "Hi everyone, One of my runners keeps having little episodes. She acts as though she is..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:34:16 +0000TominskiFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:34:16 +0000#204276084Anyone in Michigan raise Cameos?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154927/anyone-in-michigan-raise-cameos "Trying to find out if anyone here in Michigan raises Cameos as I am seeking out a male..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:27:21 +0000scootj79Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:27:21 +0000#204276020How many eggs to get a hen broody?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154926/how-many-eggs-to-get-a-hen-broody "Hi, when you are trying to get a hen broody with eggs how eggs would you predict it..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:22:29 +0000starrmar006Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:22:29 +0000#204275965How do you show chickens?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154925/how-do-you-show-chickens "I've had chickens for a year but I've been interested in showing, however I have not..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:19:41 +0000nlsfFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:19:41 +0000#204275954Not new on Forum, Justnew in Idahohttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154924/not-new-on-forum-justnew-in-idaho "Howdy! We are Not new to this Forum, Just moved from Georgia back here to Idaho. We..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:19:37 +0000Pea EyeFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:19:37 +0000#204275953Eight Roostershttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154923/eight-roosters "My chickens are close to three months old and I have so far discovered at least 8..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:12:08 +0000Judy4222Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:12:08 +0000#204275915Broken neck?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154922/broken-neck " Sometime Wednesday night I think my two rooster got in a fight between a chain link..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:10:19 +0000wpowell1983Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:10:19 +0000#204275901Day 6 Candling (Ducks) / Can only see the yolkhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154921/day-6-candling-ducks-can-only-see-the-yolk "So, I have my doubts about these eggs from the start, as I had a pretty bad temperature..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:09:30 +0000HntrInTheWoodsFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:09:30 +0000#204275891Is it ok to add a fan after incubation has started?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154920/is-it-ok-to-add-a-fan-after-incubation-has-started "I'm hatching 12 eggs in my classroom where I teach elementary gifted students.  I have..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:06:22 +0000TAGchickFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:06:22 +0000#204275850Black lesions on combhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154919/black-lesions-on-comb "After some brief googling I think this might be Fowl Pox? Very new to chickens and our..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 19:02:08 +0000lauralc18Fri, 24 Feb 2017 19:02:08 +0000#204275816New to Hatchinghttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154918/new-to-hatching "I'm hatching 12 eggs in my classroom where I teach elementary gifted students.  I have..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:59:48 +0000TAGchickFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:59:48 +0000#204275794Rooster or hen need advise http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154917/rooster-or-hen-need-advise "I have a chicken that I can't tell if it a hen or rooster they are less than a yr old ..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:45:48 +0000mchambersFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:45:48 +0000#204275669Roosts in shed http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154916/roosts-in-shed "I have a 8foot long shed 6ft wide I will be having 8 birds will 2, 6 foot roosts do if..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:44:12 +0000worms7Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:44:12 +0000#204275657Bantams and large breedshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154915/bantams-and-large-breeds "Hi! My boyfriend and I are about to order some chickens from Meyer Hatchery. I believe..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:37:49 +0000meowtakkunFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:37:49 +0000#204275605What are the Best Chicken Names?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154914/what-are-the-best-chicken-names "I was wondering if you have any creative names for chickens. What are your favorites?..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:35:11 +0000mcintyrelr20Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:35:11 +0000#204275569ACV use with nipple watering systemshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154913/acv-use-with-nipple-watering-systems "Hoping we don't annoy anyone in the next few days, ha!  We are putting the finishing..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:24:38 +0000abcn123sFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:24:38 +0000#204275481Geese goslings in Arizona??? (As a pet!)http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154912/geese-goslings-in-arizona-as-a-pet "Hello! I'm new here and was kindly sent to this end of the site by some very helpful..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:17:23 +0000TiffjoFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:17:23 +0000#204275398Does a silkie crest determine gender? http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154911/does-a-silkie-crest-determine-gender "I ordered 25 silkie chicks from Cackle and some of the chicks have bigger crests on..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:15:37 +0000KarateHorseFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:15:37 +0000#204275369my Muscovy ducks are not laying eggshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154910/my-muscovy-ducks-are-not-laying-eggs "Hello. My 7 month old Muscovy ducks are not laying eggs. I also have a 1 1/2 year old..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:07:51 +0000huntermetFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:07:51 +0000#204275270Hen displaying odd behaviorhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154909/hen-displaying-odd-behavior "So my Polish hen has been acting really strange. She tries to act like a rooster. She..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 18:07:50 +0000annie511Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:07:50 +0000#204275269Mystery Chickhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154908/mystery-chick "Anyone have any idea?"threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:57:03 +0000ameetzeFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:57:03 +0000#204275134What breed are these ducklingshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154907/what-breed-are-these-ducklings ""threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:49:53 +0000Teddy2023Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:49:53 +0000#204275076Coop floor covering, substrate, over concrete floor.. http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154906/coop-floor-covering-substrate-over-concrete-floor "Hi all,   We are so very close to having our chicks.. our coop floor is concrete and..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:46:10 +0000abcn123sFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:46:10 +0000#204275035Backyard females showing up with injured legshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154904/backyard-females-showing-up-with-injured-legs "I enjoy a group of Muscovies that visit my backyard daily. A week ago one female came..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:31:53 +0000Joan6153Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:31:53 +0000#204274911What breed duck are they?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154902/what-breed-duck-are-they "Ok, it is the time of year for impulse buys... lol!! So, I was picking up some khaki..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:27:54 +0000wornoutmomto3Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:27:54 +0000#204274862How to acclimate growing quail to outdoor conditions?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154901/how-to-acclimate-growing-quail-to-outdoor-conditions "I have 21 chicks that are now 2 weeks old.  They are in the process of fledging out..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:22:16 +0000brewer12345Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:22:16 +0000#204274812New Chicks - Need advice. http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154899/new-chicks-need-advice "We picked up our chicks from the Co-op today!! We currently have them in a tote with a..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:17:54 +0000MirandaNicoleFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:17:54 +0000#204274784Sifter Size For Coop Cleaninghttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154898/sifter-size-for-coop-cleaning "I'm planning to use sand as the flooring for my run. I'm going to purchase a sifter..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:13:14 +0000thisjedFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:13:14 +0000#204274739Hagen cage inside the coop?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154897/hagen-cage-inside-the-coop "I want to know if this idea is okay: I plan to keep two Buff Orpingtons in this Hagen..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:10:51 +0000superbigheadFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:10:51 +0000#204274704Signs of When to HELPhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154896/signs-of-when-to-help "Hoping for a little guidance of the signs that it may be time to help with a..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:02:59 +0000fatcatxFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:02:59 +0000#204274606Slight Bleeding from Cloacahttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154895/slight-bleeding-from-cloaca "Hi, everyone!  I have a friend whose daughter raises laying hens, and she's very..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:00:10 +0000family farm maFri, 24 Feb 2017 17:00:10 +0000#204274578Hi, I'm new on herehttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154894/hi-im-new-on-here "Good morning everyone from Upstate NY. I have chickens and Guiena fowl, and would love..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:57:37 +0000Rebecca AllenFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:57:37 +0000#204274566Lethargic hen, dark comb/wattle (for 10 months, on and off), eating and drinking fine.http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154893/lethargic-hen-dark-comb-wattle-for-10-months-on-and-off-eating-and-drinking-fine "Hi All,   I would love some help in figuring out what is wrong with one of our 7..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:44:27 +0000meredithgFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:44:27 +0000#204274466First time raising turkeys looking for advicehttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154892/first-time-raising-turkeys-looking-for-advice "A week ago today I bought two turkey poults from rural king. They are brod breasted..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:34:40 +0000Chickenlady29Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:34:40 +0000#204274353Now this is turining into a business!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154891/now-this-is-turining-into-a-business "Hello the forum! I need advice. I have just bought 40 RIR chicks, 18 were all girls-(..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:32:33 +0000JackAubreyFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:32:33 +0000#204274332Bare Bum?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154890/bare-bum "Hi all, One of my girls has lost her feathers near her vent. Only noticed it over the..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:29:55 +0000albodeanFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:29:55 +0000#204274292I'm newish and about to try and incubate my 1st eggs!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154889/im-newish-and-about-to-try-and-incubate-my-1st-eggs "Hello all!  I am somewhat new to chickens.  I had them growing up.  I got my own flock..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:29:44 +0000Court521Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:29:44 +0000#204274281Commercial vs. Fresh Backyard Eggs--Smellhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154888/commercial-vs-fresh-backyard-eggs-smell "Have you all noticed that your fresh eggs from your chickens don't have a noticeable..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:23:17 +0000jennyfFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:23:17 +0000#204274194EE question....http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154887/ee-question "I've been thinking...dangerous so beware!     I have 2 EE cockerels and I understand..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:19:31 +0000juliejohnson805Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:19:31 +0000#204274147Chicks and Outside Tempshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154886/chicks-and-outside-temps "What temp would you want it to be (assuming average feather on chicks, sunny and not..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:15:11 +0000jennyfFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:15:11 +0000#204274100DAY 25 NO PIPPING http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154885/day-25-no-pipping "Hi this is my first time hatching, and it is day 25 and the eggs are not pipping, for..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:14:17 +0000lizzie131921Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:14:17 +0000#204274087Australorp pullet stopped layinghttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154884/australorp-pullet-stopped-laying "I have a leghorn, and easter egger, and a black australorp all just 25 weeks old. The..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:13:32 +0000hahmmyFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:13:32 +0000#204274078My baby chicks moved outside at 6 weekshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154883/my-baby-chicks-moved-outside-at-6-weeks "The weather has been so mild I put them in their grow up pen. They had been off heat..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:12:14 +0000twigcrafterFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:12:14 +0000#204274060Ducks help!!!!!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154882/ducks-help "[IMG][IMG] I have no idea what breed they are please help😰"threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:10:24 +0000Teddy2023Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:10:24 +0000#204274040Niacin supplement - is brewer's yeast same as "instant yeast" ?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154881/niacin-supplement-is-brewers-yeast-same-as-instant-yeast "So of course my feed store which I ordered duck starter at said truck came in with no..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:07:55 +0000southernhuskyFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:07:55 +0000#204274016Sitting a LOThttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154880/sitting-a-lot "Hi all!  I have a Black Australorp who is sitting a lot.  I've examined her and not..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:03:08 +0000WellieWitchFri, 24 Feb 2017 16:03:08 +0000#204273976fermented feed http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154879/fermented-feed "I made some fermented feed containers  I took mason jars put baby bottle nipples as a..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 15:59:33 +0000Avila78Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:59:33 +0000#204273938Variable humidity in forced air electric incubatorhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154878/variable-humidity-in-forced-air-electric-incubator "First timer here, using this..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 15:59:29 +0000shandyFri, 24 Feb 2017 15:59:29 +0000#204273935Newbie from Michiganhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154877/newbie-from-michigan "Found this site while reading on another forum.   Great info here.  This will be our..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 15:19:13 +0000jasonvanorderFri, 24 Feb 2017 15:19:13 +0000#204273697Hi Everyone!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1154876/hi-everyone "Hello to everyone!  I'm new to BYC, and to raising chickens in general.  I got 2 hens a..."threadFri, 24 Feb 2017 15:15:20 +0000HurleyGurlFri, 24 Feb 2017 15:15:20 +0000#204273668