Homemade Suet for Chickens

A great recipe from a great website! Fresh Eggs Daily®

Excess fat in your chickens’ diet should be limited, just as it should in your own diet.  But when it comes to providing an excellent energy source in the cold weather, you just can’t beat fat…  Read article and get suet recipe.

Should You Have Backyard Chickens?

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Thanks GARDENSANITY for this fun article. This is an excellent source of information for anyone considering taking the plunge in chicken keeping.

Is Chicken Hobby Farming for You? What About Children With Chickens?

Although it is great that such a large number of people have become interested in the ‘backyard chicken’  movement, there are many that are not as well informed as they should be before jumping in with both feet… Read Article

Laying Hens and How Light Effects Egg Production

If your chickens are laying less frequent, this article many help you understand why.

If you haven’t made any big changes to how you’re caring for them, there’s a good chance it’s caused by the short day lengths. Chickens need 14-16 hours of light each day to lay their best… Continue Reading