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Dosages of the Good Stuff… for Chickens with Parasites

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When you Need Real Help, Here’s the Article! (Bottom of Page) Warning: Don’t read if you’re into all that natural stuff.  Natural remedies just don’t cut it in many cases, tried them all and found them to be only minimally … Continue reading

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How Do Chickens Lay Eggs?

Source: Backyard Poultry Let’s explore the question how do chickens lay eggs and why it’s not a problem that it comes out of the same opening as you-know-what… Continue Reading  

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How Long Eggs are Good For

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As a guideline, refrigerated raw shell eggs will keep with minimal quality loss for about 4 to 5 weeks beyond the sell date or about 3 weeks after you bring them home. Too many eggs from your flock? Offer them … Continue reading

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Do I Need a Rooster for Hens to Lay Eggs?

Let’s take a look at the Rooster’s role in the flock… I am always surprised when I’m asked this question. I suppose it’s a logical question for those not too familiar with poultry. Do I need a Rooster for hens … Continue reading

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About the Welsummer

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Origin: Netherlands Class: Continental Type: Large Fowl Size: Medium (6-7 lbs) Rarity: Common Purpose: Dual   The Welsummer rooster is rustic-red and orange in color and the hen is a light and dark brown partridge pattern with gold around the … Continue reading

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