Articles from CrazyChickLady7

Backyard chickens have been providing people with natural pest control and nutritious eggs and meat for many centuries, and this practice shows no signs of slowing. Why? There are many reasons to enjoy a backyard flock. It could be for the delicious farm fresh eggs, a hormone free meat source, organic fertilizer, or even a chemical free pest control. No matter the reason, everyone should be able to enjoy a beautiful bunch of birds, pecking around the property....
Many questions come to mind when considering a backyard flock. "How much will this cost me?" "Where will I house them?" "What is safe for me to feed them, and what isn't?" But I know that your real question is, "What breed do I choose?" There are many factors that will affect your choice for your backyard bunch such as, temperament, egg production, and of course looks. Luckily for you, there is a breed that will fit your...
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