Category: Raising Backyard Chickens

Raising backyard chickens

By JoAnne C. Broadwater. Raising backyard chickens is a newly found hobby that starts with a noisy box full of fluffy peeps and ends with some beautiful birds and a …

Backyard Chickens 101 (part 1)

Corinna Borden volunteered to teach Backyard Chickens at the Ann Arbor Reskilling Festival, which took place on July 17 2010. The Reskilling Festival took place at the Rudolph Steiner high …

Keeping Backyard Chickens

Story by Hannah Ball; video by Tim JagieloRaising chickens in backyards is becoming more and more popular. On Michiganradio.org, Taylor Reid, founder of beginningfarmers.org with a Ph.D in Community, Food …

Protecting Chickens from Hawks

Here is a brief video showing the strategy we are using to help protect baby chicks from Cooper’s Hawks. Actually it got its first test yesterday. The twine slowed the …

Becky’s Homestead 302: Laying Hens

http://beckyshomestead.com/what-3-chicken-breeds-make-best-laying-hens In this homesteading video Becky shows you the 3 chicken breeds that make the best laying hens for someone who is just getting started raising backyard chickens.THIS IS SHOW …