Backyard Poultry October/November 2011

Backyard Poultry October/November 2011
Backyard Poultry October/November 2011 • 6/5 TABLE OF CONTENTS • What to Expect at Your First Poultry Show • News from the American Bantam Association • SPPA Annual Meeting at Crossroads Poultry Show • Preparing the Flock for Winter • Want Healthy Birds? Give Them Fresh Air! • Urban Chicken Raising On the Lake • Getting Back to Our Roots • What an Avian Vet Wants You to Know About Backyard Chickens • Plucky Peggy Survives an Impacted Oviduct: Surgery Saves Her Life • Choosing the Right Poultry Feed Type for Your Flock • The Egyptian Fayoumi • The Cornish Alternative • A Rare Breed “Tour de France” • Book Review: The Small-Scale Poultry Flock • Recipes: Roast Chicken and Other Comfort Foods • Holiday Roast Chicken with Cranberry-Fig Stuffing • Golden Spinach Strata • Richard the Rooster • The King is Dead: Carusoroo is King of the Flock • Awesome Chicken Art • A Case of Mistaken Identity IN EACH ISSUE • From The