rooster-spurs

Tips on Rooster Care; Keep Your Stud in Top Form
August 27, 2019 · · Feed & Health

Rooster care is something many of us don’t think about often, but there are a few things we can do to keep our roosters in good shape. Even the best …

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The Best Rooster Breed for Your Flock
June 13, 2019 · · Chickens 101

On the hunt for the best rooster breed for your flock? There’s plenty to choose from, but which breed will work best for you? Each breed has its own average …

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12 Fascinating Facts About Roosters
March 14, 2019 · · Chickens 101, Kids' Corner

As the year of the rooster winds down, let’s take a look at 12 fascinating facts about roosters that may just have you considering adding these beauties to your backyard …

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A Comprehensive Guide to Rooster Spurs
March 14, 2019 · · Chickens 101

We think about rooster spurs from the moment we get baby chicks. It’s not unusual to watch our unsexed chicks as they grow and see if chicken spurs develop. Although spurs …

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Plant a Chicken-Themed Garden
February 26, 2019 · · Feed & Health

Artwork by Bethany Caskey Stop me if you’ve heard this one: A city slicker moves to the country and decides to raise chickens. He goes to the local farm store and …

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Ask the Expert — August/September 2017
August 20, 2017 · · Ask The Expert

Mystery Chicken Do you know what kind of chicken that is is on page nine of the April/May 2017 issue of Backyard Poultry magazine? — Norma Grainger ************************ It looks …

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Ask the Expert — June/July 2017
June 20, 2017 · · Ask The Expert

Missing Feathers This is a photo of one of my black sex link chickens. She is a one-year-old that is losing her feathers from her head and neck area. This …

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