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Most people raise poultry for the eggs or meat, but a Colorado man is strictly in the feather business.
Fly fishermen depend on the right feathers in their flies to catch trout. Tom Whiting of Delta, Colorado is using his background in genetics to breed chickens that make good fly tying feathers. He...
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There is a relatively easy way to maintain good egg production through winter. It's all about light.
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Raising chickens with your family is fun, educational, and a great way to bond outdoors.
Raising your own backyard poultry is a practical endeavor for natural, home-grown meat and eggs. It’s not all business, though–raising chickens can be fun for the whole family! Backyard...
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In her new book "How to Speak Chicken," Melissa Caughey shares fun and true facts about backyard chickens.
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Your chicken flock may be saying more than you think!
Every animal has its own way of communicating and if we pay attention, we can figure out what they’re telling us. Melissa Caughey went a step further. The Massachusetts chicken owner has...
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Follow this essential advice when starting out your first chicken flock.
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Winterizing your chicken house before the snow flies helps your chickens (and you!) weather the cold.
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Winterizing your chicken house before the snow flies helps your chickens (and you!) weather the cold.
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Meet the chicken: a versatile farm animal, pet, and food provider.
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Follow our 4 tips for raising children and chickens in one happy backyard.

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