Free Chicken Keeping Online Booklet

If you subscribe to this blog, follow me on twitter or have bumped into me when I'm out and about then you might know I write for the poultry press & magazines. It was one of the magazines, namely Your Chickens,  that approached me recently about working with them to put together a mini pocket …

10 things you wanted to know about chickens but were afraid to ask – 5#

FEATHER SEXING It's quite a common term thats banded around, often by inexperienced breeders who are attempting to provide a level of confidence to unsuspecting, inexperienced buyers.... It's also a case of a little knowledge can be dangerous, or in the case of those looking to make a quick profit, it's a tool to confidently …

10 things you wanted to know about chickens but were afraid to ask – 1#

Breeding chickens means you will inevitably get cockerels. Options for the cockerels are as follows: Grow them on for the table Sell them as part of a breeding group Sell them to another breeder who is wanting new blood Sell them at an auction that takes single cockerels or pens of cockerels but be aware …