Backyard Poultry February/March 2007

Backyard Poultry February/March 2007
Backyard Poultry February/March 2007 • 2/1 TABLE OF CONTENTS • Avian Influenza Poultry Preparedness Briefing • Your Voluntary Animal ID May Be Used Against You • Movable Chicken Tractor Coop #1 • Movable Chicken Tractor Coop #2 • A “Coup de Ville” Movable Poultry House • Build Your Own Pastured Poultry Pen • Detecting & Alleviating Egg Binding in Avian Females • Financial Opportunities: Pasturing Poultry • Sunny-Side Meadows • Book Review: Raising Poultry on Pasture • Book Review: Pastured Poultry Profit$ • Further Breeding Options • Breeding the Homestead Flock • Making Trap Nests • Rare American Breeds Need Your Support • Choose a Heritage Breed • Old-Time Starter Grower Ration • Recipes: Baked Custard Update • Unique Photos • Great Times Sharing Experiences With Guinea Fowl • German Geese, the Old Gray Goose and Other Historic Types • Getting Started in Quail • Associations: Judging Exhibition Poultry • Backyard Poultry Index 2006 IN EACH ISSUE • From The Editor • Coming Events • Reader