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Backyard Poultry Contributor

We love when guest writers stop by to share their knowledge and love of raising poultry. Take a minute to learn something new from an experienced poultry keeper!
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Articles by Backyard Poultry Contributor

Selective Breeding: How to Breed Chickens

By Dr. Charles R.H. Everett For those of us who are learning how to breed chickens or teaching others how to breed chickens, you must realize that breeds of poultry …

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Ask the Expert: Guinea Fowl

Do you have a question about Guinea Fowl? You’re not alone! Look inside for questions and answers from other poultry owners.

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Backyard Chickens and Alaska Predators

Every state has its own special chicken-keeping challenges — and Alaska is certainly no exception. From bears to eagles, everyone loves the taste of chicken.

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Ask the Expert: Feathers

Do you have a question about molting, feather picking, or other feather issues? You’re not alone! Look inside for questions and answers from other poultry owners.

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Ask the Expert: Eggs/Odd Eggs

Do you have a question about eggs? You’re not alone! Look inside for questions and answers from other poultry owners.

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Ask the Expert: Pecking

Do you have a question about chicken pecking? You’re not alone! Look inside for questions and answers from other poultry owners.

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Ask the Expert: Ducks

Do you have a question about ducks? You’re not alone! Look inside for questions and answers from other duck owners.

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Ask the Expert: Predators

Do you have a question about poultry predators? You’re not alone! Look inside for questions and answers from other poultry owners.

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Ask the Expert: Coops

Do you have a question about coops and other poultry housing? You’re not alone! Look inside for questions and answers from other poultry owners.

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Ask the Expert: Breeding

Do you have questions about breeding poultry? You’re not alone! Look inside for questions and answers from other poultry owners.

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