Articles from Abirdbrain

Hey! I am in NW Indiana, and my GF and I recently got into chickens this spring. ( zoo357) I have had feathers around the yard before, she has not. I have built several Tractor coops now, from used and salvaged materials, and our (my) idea of having a few fresh eggs has turned into a flock of over 60 birds growing now. This has turned into a new adventure for sure. I am a recycler and love free stuff, and converting junk to other uses. We are already having predator problems, but that is...
In our case of Chickendom, We are now considering continuing flocks of Rarer birds. If not continued the breeds have short lives and may dwindle in very short time frames. Our interest Centers on the very clean and impressive Appenzeller Spitzhaben, and the Eagle like face of the Americana. That is currently our focus, we are so impressed with these breeds. We also have some very social Speckled Sussex, that tickle us pink with their daily antics. I was formerly interested in Brahmas and...
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