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Backyard Poultry — December 2021/January 2022
October 21, 2021 · ·

12 Days of Christmas: Meanings Behind the Birds; New Year, New Hatchery Offerings; Breed Profile: Icelandic Chicken; Shedding Light on Laying Hens; PLUS: Challah, A Classic Egg Bread

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Backyard Poultry — October/November 2021
August 17, 2021 · ·

Narragansett Turkeys; Do Turkeys Need a Coop?; Shetland and Steinbacher Geese; Caring for Chickens with Special Needs; PLUS: Squirt, the Pigeon That Hatched a Chicken

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Backyard Poultry — Special Issue 2021
July 22, 2021 · ·

A Natural & Sustainable Flock; The Most Sustainable Breeds for Meat and Eggs; Homeopathy for Poultry and People; Equipment to Save Time and Money; and much more! Plus: Is Coconut Oil Good For Chickens?

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Backyard Poultry — August/September 2021
June 23, 2021 · ·

Coolest Coops 2021 Winners; Emergency Chicken Accommodations; Potential Coop Dangers For Humans; Coop Elements to Keep Your Flock Safe; and much more! Plus: Do Chickens Have Feelings?

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Backyard Poultry — June/July 2021
March 31, 2021 · ·

Hope for Male Chicks; Ways to Involve Youth in Agriculture; USPS Honors Heritage Breeds; Best Ducks for Meat and Eggs; and much more! Plus: Weird Things Found In Eggs

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Backyard Poultry — April/May 2021
February 17, 2021 · ·

Sick Chicks: 7 Common Diseases You May Encounter; Dangers in the Coop; Keeping Rheas; Hatching Guinea Keets Under Broody Hens; and much more! Plus: Natural Dyes for Coloring Your Eggs

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Backyard Poultry — February/March 2021
December 1, 2020 · ·

Lunar New Year: Chickens in Chinese Medicine, Red Egg and Ginger Celebration, Marbled Tea Eggs; Disabled and Keeping Chickens; Treating Common Chick Ailments; and much more! Plus: Plants Toxic to Chickens

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Backyard Poultry — December 2020/January 2021
August 28, 2020 · ·

Homestead Poultry Hacks For 2021; The Dangers of Heat Lamps; Pecking Away at Climate Change; Raising Pheasants For Profit; and much more! Plus: Hella Hens Homestead

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Backyard Poultry — October/November 2020
August 19, 2020 · ·

Chicken Therapy for Autism Spectrum Disorders; Water Glassing Eggs for Long-term Storage; Are Pumpkin Seeds Really Natural Dewormers; and much more! Plus: Breed Profile: Black Turkey

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Backyard Poultry Special Issue 2020 – Comb to Tail Health
July 22, 2020 · ·

Special Issue: Comb to Tail Health! A Look at Chicken Eyes; Common Nutritional Deficiencies; How to Manage Roundworms; and Much More! Plus: Check Your Chicken’s Symptoms

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