Backyard Poultry October/November 2007

Backyard Poultry October/November 2007
Backyard Poultry October/November 2007 • 2/5 TABLE OF CONTENTS • How to De-Flea Chickens • SPPA News: Considerations & Questions to Ponder Before Purchasing Heritage Breeds • Raising Ducks • Raising Ducks for Eggs • Egg Duck Breeds • Bantam Ducks • The Muscovy Duck • Showing & Judging Waterfowl • Controlling Mites in Your Poultry Flock • Housing Guinea Fowl: With an Emphasis on Winter Survival • Pheasants: Golden Pheasants • Book Review: Feeding Poultry: The Classic Guide to Poultry Nutrition • Book Review: Storey’s Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds • Royal Palm Turkeys • Strain Development with Rare Breeds: A Case Study • Building a Pasture Shelter • If You Prefer a Ready-Made Pasture Shelter • A Broiler Pen for Micro-Market Production • Just for Fun: Dave’s Ducks Are Daffy IN EACH ISSUE • From The Editor • Coming Events • Reader Submitted Letters: Something To Crow About • Poultry Talk • Flock Photos • Backyard Poultry Bookstore • Breeders Directory/Classifieds • Just for Fun ___________________________ JOIN US ON OUR SOCIAL CHANNELS: Connect