What is the Best Roost for Chickens?
Where do chickens sleep? Most chickens prefer to sleep on a roost rather than on the floor or in a nesting box. And t… […]
Essential Biosecurity for Backyard Poultry
Chicken Biosecurity - Poultry Disease Control and Prevention With the global Avian Influenza outbreak, it is a good time to… […]
How To: Quarantine New Chickens
Quarantine for chickens Why would you need to quarantine chickens? Unfortunately, the fact is that new birds are th… […]
What Do Chickens Want? A guide to keeping backyard chickens happy and healthy
What Do Chickens Want?Joel Salatin, the American farmer and food advocate, believes that happy animals are the key to good fo… […]
Recognise and Treat Common Chicken Parasites - Worms, Mites and Lice
The Complete Chicken Parasite Guide Worms, mites, lice and other parasites cause stress, illness and underperformance in… […]
Does My Chicken Have a Vitamin or Mineral Deficiency?
Recognise and Treat Vitamin and Mineral Deficiency in Chickens Keeping your backyard chickens healthy needn't be an over… […]
The Dos and Don'ts of Feeding Scraps to Chickens
Should you feed chickens scraps? Most backyard chicken keepers that we know feed scraps to their chickens. But this does… […]
Tiny Eggs: The Beginning or the End?
Is your chicken laying tiny eggs? If you’ve had chickens for a while, you will have gone out to collect the eggs only to… […]