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These funny animals are proof that friendship knows no bounds, even when the friends are different species.
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Anyone who has livestock is feeling a pinch in the pocketbook, as feed costs skyrocket. To reduce these costs, take some time to evaluate what and how you're feeding the animals.
Dan Buskirk is a beef specialist at Michigan State University and says high fuel prices for transportation are one reason for soaring feed costs. He recommends buying feed locally to save on shipping...
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Radio interview source: Jesse Lyons, Extension Poultry Specialist, University of Missouri Listen here: Wintering chickens Caring for chickens during the winter might sound tricky, but they're...
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"Rise and shine" has a whole new meaning when you have chickens. With a rooster in the barnyard, you don't need an alarm clock. We'll tell you why he crows. Radio interview source...
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Is there fowl language in your chicken house? Chickens communicate with each other, and if you pay attention, you might understand what they're clucking about. Radio interview source: Josh...
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When transporting birds, always make sure they're in containers with adequate ventilation and absorbent bottoms so they don't slip. Partition the containers, too, so the birds don't...
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When backyard hobbyists first start raising chickens, they are sometimes astounded by the number of different chicken breeds that are available. A quick perusal of your favorite hatchery's...
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With some patience and a sense of humor, you may discover your favorite chicken is no dumb cluck. You can train your chicken to do tricks by using the click method. Radio interview source: Lisa...
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To raise chickens and sell the meat labeled as organic, no antibiotics, drugs, or synthetic parasiticides are allowed. Unfortunately, there aren't many options for people who want to treat their...
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If you're having trouble putting up with an aggressive rooster around your farm, you don't have to play the avoid game. Sometimes you just need to show him who runs the farm. Here's how...

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