Backyard Poultry April/May 2012

Backyard Poultry April/May 2012
Backyard Poultry April/May 2012 • 7/2 TABLE OF CONTENTS • SPPA Membership Offers Many Benefits • Are Chickens Right For Your Family? • The Joyful Sound of Spring: A Delightful “Peep” • The Birth of a Chicken Geek • Brooding Chicks is Easy, If  You Learn From the experts • A Broody Hen • Advanced Techniques for Artificial Incubation & Hatching • Hatching the Facts on Medicated Chick Starter Feeds for Layers • From Boats to (Chicken) Tractors • Annual International Poultry Exposition is World’s Largest Poultry-Related Event • Lamonas in the 21st Century • The Swedish Duck • Egg Recipes for Spring, When the Chickens Are Laying up a Storm! • Recipe: Golden Sponge Cake • Recipe: Angel Food cake • Recipe: Spinach and Herb Eggs on the Half Shell • Eggshells Stuffed With Raspberry Mousse • Decorating and Dyeing Your Own Flock’s Eggs • Building a Chicken Egg