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Common Chicken Comb Problems (2022)

A comb certainly gives a chicken a lot of character! Chicken combs are very useful to pay attention to if you are the flock’s caretaker. A backyard chicken’s health can often be determined by looking...

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What do baby chicks eat?

You have been waiting in anticipation for your baby chicks to hatch. You have done your research on everything involving chicks, from learning how to take care of them to ensure that they have the food...

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Do Chicken’s Feet Get Cold? | Cold Weather Problems

Do chicken feet get cold during the winter? This is a question I have often asked myself when temperatures plunge and water begins to freeze outside. I don’t like the thought of my flock feeling...

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Can Chickens Survive Winter?

Soon the warm days of summer will become fresh and crisp. Your chickens will have enjoyed every moment of summer with all its green bounty and outside freedom. But soon, it will be winter, and in some...

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15 Surprising Vegetable Garden Statistics

Vegetable gardening has become a prevalent trend. Not only are these gardens established to save money, but people, in general, are much more health-conscious when it comes to food. We no longer grab...

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Guide to Chicken Earlobes

Many people are shocked when they find out chickens have ears, and even more so when they discover chickens have earlobes too! As a backyard chicken keeper, understanding what their earlobes can...

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Backyard Chickens 101 | Guide to Raising Backyard Chickens

Raising backyard chickens can be a rewarding experience, but it’s important to know what you are getting into. If you want to raise chickens for fresh eggs, or just give your kids the opportunity to...

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5 Great Tips For Winter Composting

Any good gardener knows the value of a compost pile. A good compost pile is created by collecting your organic garden cuttings and layering them using an ample mix of green and brown materials to...

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Backyard Chicken Statistics That Will Surprise You

The lockdowns that started in 2020 have caused an explosion in families raising backyard chickens. Official statistics of Americans who raise backyard chickens are not available, but a study by the...

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The Surprising 13 Best Greens For Chickens

There are many greens you can feed your chickens but what are the best greens? I grow a lot of different leafy green vegetables in my garden and my chickens get to sample most of them. In this article,...

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