Backyard Poultry February/March 2006

Backyard Poultry February/March 2006
Backyard Poultry February/March 2006 • 1/1 TABLE OF CONTENTS • MadCity Chickens Political Movement Works to Pass a Poultry Ordinance • A Village Needs Supplies • Chicken Coop Building Instructions • Selecting the Right Breed • Chickens Come Home to Roost • Your Poultry Problems Solved … Matters Relating to Breeding • Get Your Hackles Up • Got Ticks? Get Guineas • SPPA Breeders Cultivate Hookbill Ducks • The Heritage Turkey Gets Definition • How Many Geese Does It Take to Grass a Cotton Patch? • The European Poultry Tour is Back • Book Review: Gardening with Guineas • The USDA’s Proposed NIAS: A  Plan for  Government Monitoring of Your Home and Your Flocks • Championing Rare and Historic Breeds • Nutrition and Feeding of Show Poultry • Traditional American Poultry • Recipes: Egg Salad Pinwheels • Freezing Eggs • Curing & Smoking Poultry • The Small Laying Flock • Raising Fowl and Small Animals