Backyard Poultry August/September 2016

Backyard Poultry August/September 2016
Backyard Poultry August/September 2016 • 11/4 TABLE OF CONTENTS • Sex-Links and the W Chromosome • The Nervous System • Free-Range Problems • Healthy Feed • The Coolest Coops of 2016 • From Nutrena: Ten Chicken-Feeding Facts • Breast Myopathies • Why the Flu Never Flies • Chickens (n): Defined • For the Love of the Hobby: Our Backyard Farm, Part 2 • Shell Games: Cooking with Ostrich, Emu, and Rhea Eggs IN EACH ISSUE • From The Editor • Photo Essay — Downward Chicken • Coming Events • Reader Submitted Letters: Something To Crow About • Poultry Talk • Family Album • Backyard Poultry Bookstore • Gertrude McCluck ___________________________ JOIN US ON OUR SOCIAL CHANNELS: Connect and share ideas with backyard poultry owners like you and watch for new stories on our social channels! • Facebook.com/backyardpoultry • Instagram.com/backyardpoultrymag • Pinterest.com/poultrymagazine Include #backyardpoultrymag for a chance to have your pics shared on our feed. ___________________________