For ages 9 and up, this is an accessible and encouraging guide to raising your own chickens. Whether you want to show them, raise them for money, or just keep them as pets, you'll learn everything you need to know about choosing the right kind of chickens, housing and feeding them, understanding their behavior, caring for their health, and much more.
Gail Damerow is the go-to chick gal. Her books have sold over 790,000 copies and include The Backyard Homestead Guide to Raising Farm Animals, Storey’s Guide to Raising Chickens, and The Chicken Encyclopedia. Gail is the editor of Rural Heritage magazine and writes regularly for Backyard Poultry magazine and Dairy Goat Journal. She and her husband operate a family farm in Tennessee.read more
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