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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

Selectively Breeding Coturnix Quail

Coturnix quail are delightful birds, and you’ll enjoy both the projects and the possibilities of breeding them.

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Pickled Egg Recipes

Have an overabundance of eggs? Try these three delicious pickled egg recipes!

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Spotting and Treating Foot Problems in Chickens

Two common foot problems for chickens are splay leg and bumblefoot. While both are treatable, they need to be caught early.

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Alternative Chicken Feeding

Make alternative chicken feeding with easy-to-make recipes that cut down on feeding costs and provide chickens with essential nutrients.

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Making a Guinea Incubator from Scratch

Craft your own guinea incubator and learn how to troubleshoot their hatching.

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A Reference Guide for Incubation

Check out this handy reference guide to terms related to incubation and hatching, as well as incubation times for different poultry.

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10 High Protein Chicken Snacks

Healthy, high-protein snacks can help support your chicken flock during molting season! Here are 10 healthy snack ideas for your flock!

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Black Soldier Fly Larvae Farming

Want an easy (and free) way to feed your hens? Try black soldier fly larvae farming! Plus: free plans for building a black soldier fly farm.

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Protein and Enzymes in Organic Non-GMO Chicken Feed

Feeding certified organic non-GMO chicken feed has become a popular choice as people increasingly return to a natural way of life.

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Taking a Break with Chickens

At this time, in America, the Great Depression was in “full swing,” bringing many changes to our lives. Raising chickens might be an easy way of getting my hands on some money. How hard could raising chickens be?

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