Backyard Poultry June/July 2017

Backyard Poultry June/July 2017
Backyard Poultry June/July 2017 • 12/3 TABLE OF CONTENTS • A Business Lesson Learned Raising Chickens for Meat • Eggs as a Business • Top 10 Chicken Breeds for an Egg Business • Tips for Buying and Selling at a Poultry Swap Meet • Get to Know Pigeons • Recipes: Picnic Chicken • Showing Poultry 101 • Want Colored Duck Eggs? Think Genetics! • Add High Tech to the Henhouse • Watermelon Soup with Mint • Why Are My Chickens Laying Soft Eggs? • Book Preview — Backyard Chickens: Beyond the Basics IN EACH ISSUE • From The Editor • Photo Essay — Chickens Bring Peace of Mind After a Long Day • Coming Events • Reader Submitted Letters: Something To Crow About • Poultry Talk • Flock Photos • Backyard Poultry Bookstore ___________________________ 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