The ABPC is a breed club for Buckeye chickens. Learn more about these heritage chickens in bantam and large fowl.
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Keipper Cooping became the first all wire collapsible coop to be manufactured.
CAHFS provides specialized necropsy examinations for birds from backyard flocks
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In this video, we offer some advice on choosing a poultry flock for smaller gardens and small spaces. Whether you want to keep it really small with quails, go slightly bigger with bantam chickens, or go even bigger with full-size chickens. We don’t cover waterfowl, because of the water requirements and the mess they make which doesn’t make them ideal for very small spaces.
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Top poultry experts from the state of California (CDFA), academia (UC Davis) and private industry (Foster Farms) -- along with nearly 100 urban farmers and backyard poultry owners -- gathered in Dublin, California, on April 15, to discuss ways to prevent further spread of the highly contagious Virulent Newcastle Disease (VND).
5 Common Chicken Diseases and Symptoms - Backyard PoultryChicken Keepers May View Chicken Sickness Differently Not many vets specialize in chicken diseases and symptoms. Finding a good source of information, like Backyard Poultry magazine, is important. We keep chickens from the sustenance farmers standpoint.
Mandan approves chickens in city limitsMANDAN, N.D. - Backyard chickens capable of producing farm-fresh eggs will be allowed in Mandan's city limits. In order to house the poultry, residents must obtain a $100 permit, which is revocable, good for one year and costs $50 to renew.On Tuesday night, the city commission approved the second and...
How Long Do Chicks Need Heat Lamps? | Brinsea and Backyard PoultryHeat Lamps: For Chicks, They're Not Optional! Do chickens need heat in winter? Only the babies, and only for a short time. But how long do chicks need a heat lamp? A holiday tradition is, thankfully, declining. Few pet stores sell baby chicks at Easter, and farm stores are reluctant.
Chickens and Composting: Stirring It Up | Community ChickensWhile most backyard chickens exist for the production of eggs and meat, compost is an equally valuable resource the chicken run can provide. Even better, the bulk of the labor is free, and copious amounts of compost pays in dividends. The birds are happier and healthier because there's no better place to find insects and worms than a compost bin.