Whether you’re learning about hot composting, passive compost methods, or other compost systems, start with this composting for beginners primer.
Cut your animal feed costs substantially by sprouting grains like oats, wheat, or barley into fodder. It’s great for chickens and other livestock.
Choosing which duck breeds to add to your backyard farm? Here are three to try, complete with what you can expect from each.
In harsh, cold climates there are some simple tactics for keeping things hospitable in the duck coop.
Chicken supplies: This is the chicken gear and chicken equipment you’ll be happy to have in your coop at the moment when you need it.
Adding ducks to your little homestead? Here’s how to feed ducks and ducklings, along with some other pertinent information about raising ducks.
Duck eggs are just one of many reasons to add ducks to your little homestead.
During medieval times and the Great Depression, people depended on pigeons for survival. While rules against raising chickens are common in a lot of communities, it seems like pigeons have been overlooked. They might be a good loophole alternative for people faced with municipal restrictions. Click for more about raising pigeons for meat as part of your emergency preparation efforts.
Bird mites (also called poultry mites or chicken mites) are a chicken owner’s nightmare. Here’s how to combat an infestation naturally.