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Offering chickens garden scraps is a good way to cut down on waste and give the birds some variety in their diet. Fruits and vegetables -- including berries, apples, and greens -- as well as bread...
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Today we're featuring Andy Schneider of Atlanta, Georgia, and how he became known nationally as "The Chicken Whisperer". Radio interview source: Andy Schneider Chicken Whisperer...
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Several years ago, Coleen McMurphy decided she wanted to raise chickens on her Clearwater, Kansas, acreage. When she couldn't buy the type of coop she really wanted, she and her sister, Keala...
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"Country view" asks you to address subjects on which you are the expert. This month you share your poultry stories.
Peep, Perfect pet, pet chickens Peep They don't color Easter chicks any more, but they used to dye them pink and purple. They sold for less than a dollar (I think 10 cents or maybe a...
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"Country view" asks you to address subjects on which you are the expert. This month you share your poultry stories.
Gur, Blackie, Young perspective Gur Gur was my buddy. We were inseparable. She would come when I called her. I would feed her every morning, slices of bread torn into little pieces, which she...
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"Country view" asks you to address subjects on which you are the expert. This month you share your poultry stories.
Not so stupid, One solitary chicken Not so stupid Back in the day when I was still stupid about chickens, I thought I'd get a few. This made sense since I was driving any distance and...
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"Country view" asks you to address subjects on which you are the expert. This month you share your poultry stories.
Buffy, Duck owner for a day Buffy I love all my chickens. They are wonderfully charming, entertaining and useful creatures. However, there are always some that just stand out for some reason...
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Some people are good at telling one chicken from another in a roost, but when the chickens are roaming around, it can be difficult. An identification system makes it easier. Radio interview source:...
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Some humans panic when their hair falls out, but chickens don't give it a second thought. If the feathers on your chickens are looking a little sparse, they're probably going through a molt...
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Which came first, the chicken or the egg? I don't know, but I can tell you that unless there's a rooster around, there will be no chicks from your eggs. Radio interview source: Dr. Morgan...

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