Chick Raising

Covers articles about raising chicks.

  1. Chicken Toys and Other Entertainment

    Just like us, chickens get bored and need entertainment. It is common to see people using food as a boredom buster for chickens, such as a hanging head of cabbage or some other food item that swings and takes a little bit of work to access. While food is a good stimulant to a degree, too much food can lead to obesity, which can then lead to death in chickens. This brings with it a need for us to find other ways to keep our chickens entertained so their boredom does not lead to them getting...
  2. Free Range VS Commercial Chickening

    If you raise chickens at home, odds are good that you are a believer in free ranging. By allowing your chickens to free range, you are letting them do what nature intended them to do-wander about eating bugs and other scraps they are able to run across. By giving your chickens a natural environment and natural sources of food, the positive effects are passed back to you when it comes to egg production. Free range eggs not only taste far better than store bought eggs, but also boast less...
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