Backyard Poultry August/September 2015

Backyard Poultry August/September 2015
Backyard Poultry August/September 2015 • 10/4 TABLE OF CONTENTS • Cannibalism and Picking in Chickens • The Digestive System of a Chicken • Feed for Orange Yolks • How to Prepare for Molt • Keep Biofilm Out of Your Flock’s Drinking Water • The Fighting Story Behind Hawaii’s Feral chickens • Avian Flu: States Creatively Replace Poultry Shows • Saving Lizzy: After a Raccoon Attack, The Author’s Family Rushed to Rehabilitate • Delawares • Zelda: The Chicken of a Different Color • Mastering Omelets • My Crazy Little Flock • Why Did the Chicken Cross the World? Book Review • It Take s a Duck Pond IN EACH ISSUE • From The Editor • Photo Essay — Along Nowhere Road • Coming Events • Reader Submitted Letters: Something To Crow About • Poultry Talk • Family Album • Coop Inspiration — Coolest Coops Winners • Backyard Poultry Bookstore • Gertrude McCluck