Getting Started Raising Chickens

Planning on raising backyard chickens? There's a lot to learn, but don't worry, we've got you covered. This article covers all the basics.
Eggs are amazing things. We often take them for granted, but you won't after you read this article!
Sometimes, in spite of our efforts to provide a nice clean spot for our feathered friends to deposit the rent in, we'll get a dirty egg or two.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) of raising a flock of BackYard Chickens.
Raising chickens can be an expensive Hobby. But we've got some really great information on how to lower your expenses.
So your kids (or spouse) talked you into chickens. Now, one of the first questions that came up was probably: "How much is this going to cost?" The good news is chickens are really not that...
We've been amazed at how many common every-day sayings originated from people who owned and raised chickens.
I have seen a lot of posts lately about what color(s) a breed lays, So I made a place to find out. Please give me pictures for the chart here:...
Ever wondered what the correct terms are for all the chicken's body parts and plumage?
One of the many benefits of raising chickens is composting with chickens!
We decided to ask for tips from our friendly and helpful members on how to take care of our beloved flocks.
Fun Facts Here: Chickens have a great memory. They can distinguish between over 100 different faces of people or animals.
Most people think of chickens as backyard roamers, or maybe the next item on the dinner plate. But there is another way to own chickens, and that way is raising them to be your companion.
The chicken is a social bird that enjoys the company of its flock. Many social animals work out a hierarchy, and the chicken is no exception. The hierarchy created is a means of attaining and...
Anatomy and Function
Big, small, rounded, straight, wobbly, pointy, jagged... All chickens have a comb, but all combs are not the same.

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