There has been some confusion lately about the nature and safety of colored eggs, such as the blue-shelled eggs produced by Araucana chickens.The blue and green eggs...>Read More
Most people know Salmonella can be found in raw and undercooked meat, poultry, dairy and eggs. But often they don’t know backyard poultry can carry the Salmonella...>Read More
City chickens are becoming more popular in the United States. Many families keep a small number of chickens as a source of eggs as part of the local-food movement...>Read More
In planning housing for your small poultry flock, you need to consider a variety of issues. Some are associated with the practical matters of having a coop on...>Read More
Once you have decided you want to raise poultry, you need to decide which species of poultry you are interested in. This is primarily based on what you want to...>Read More
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Brigid A. McCrea is a native of California and grew up in both Los Angeles and Silicon Valley. She was introduced to farming through her local 4-H club and...
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