Monthly Archives: June 2018

Raising Chickens for Eggs or Meat: It’s a Matter of Taste

Broiler Chicken

The more you look into raising chickens, the more you realize that there are certain decisions you need to make right up front. For instance, do you want to raise chickens as family pets or for food? And if for food, do you want them for eggs or meat – or both? If stretching your […]

3 Simple Steps to Ensure Your Chickens Have Cleaner Water

Providing your chickens with easy access to water one of the most important (and obvious) things you can do when raising a flock. Having plenty of water is crucial for their quality of life, egg production and overall health. Keeping their water clean is also very important. It helps to ensure your chickens stay healthy […]

5 Things You’ll Need Before Bringing Home Backyard Chickens

Raising backyard chickens can be a fun and rewarding experience for families. If you’re interested in trying your hand at owning chickens, there are a few essential tools and items you’ll need to get started. Though your list of essentials will vary depending on the age of your birds, here are a few must-have supplies […]