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Best Backyard Chickens

Everyone wants to own the Best Backyard Chickens! How do we determine which breeds to recommend based on egg laying, temperament and hardiness.

Poultry Predator Identification: A Guide to Tracks and Sign -

Here’s a guide to poultry predator identification that covers tracks, scat, feeding sign, and other behavior, to help you identify threats to your chickens and other livestock. This is largely based on my own experience tracking and camera trapping, and designed to educate and inspire responsible livestock protection that will allow coexistence with predators.

Poultry Predator Identification: A Guide to Tracks and Sign -

Here’s a guide to poultry predator identification that covers tracks, scat, feeding sign, and other behavior, to help you identify threats to your chickens and other livestock. This is largely based on my own experience tracking and camera trapping, and designed to educate and inspire responsible livestock protection that will allow coexistence with predators.

Grow and dry Duckweed for rabbits, poultry, fish and other veggie munching livestock. Duckweed can double in growth every day which gives a sustainable source of food for little effort. Also VERY high protein content.

Colorado Egg Producer info -- licensure, washing, candling, grading, sizing, labeling, storing, and transporting info

The 15th century Poultry Cross in Salisbury, Wiltshire Once a market site for fruit and vegetables as well as poultry, the Poultry Cross was built in the late 15th century on the site of an earlier structure first mentioned in 1307. There were three other crosses in medieval Salisbury; for livestock, cheese and milk, and wool and yarn.

I Just Brought Home a Livestock Guardian Dog. Now What? - Homesteading and Livestock

Bringing home a livestock guardian pup? Jan Dohner explains how to house, train, bond to stock or poultry, and socialize to children and family dogs. Give that new LGD pup a good start.

Quick Winter Tips for Poultry and Livestock

When the weather catches you unaware, take care of these Quick Winter Tips for Livestock and Poultry and keep your homestead running smoothly in the storm.