All the basics are addressed in these videos. Good information on housing, feeding, and egg handling. Have a look, then decide if chicken keeping is for you.
Backyard chickens can be fun, but without a proper set-up, keeping just a few hens can become a big headache. Avoid mistakes right from the start. Build it right… because in the end, you’ll pay for it anyway.
Need to handle a chicken who’s a bit unwilling? This is a cool trick to know if you need to get a close look at a bird for whatever reason.
Next time you need a chicken to hold still, give this little technique a whirl… seems silly, but it works. However, some birds do respond better than others.
Are chickens smart? Here’s your answer…
Watch this amazing video of the development of a chicken embyro.
at Murray McMurray Hatchery…