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Carole on March 2nd, 2012

try your hand at keeping some chickens in your backyard,

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When raising chickens room for growth is necessary to keep a happy flock of chickens; sometimes their own breed is their worst enemy.

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Carole on February 20th, 2009

On those cold mornings when I do not want to go outside, much less feed the chickens, I think, why do I raise chickens? There are a variety of reasons for me to raise chickens, not to mention the many benefits you get from raising chickens (in my opinion). So let me count the ways… […]

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Carole on November 22nd, 2008

When I started raising chickens a few years ago, it was all spur of the moment. I was gone on a business trip and when I came home there was a rooster crowing in my backyard. What was this?!? I lived in a subdivision, rural one most considered, but still a subdivision. And to top […]

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Carole on November 18th, 2008

This is a continuation from my last post where I shared with you pictures of my sick baby chickens. At the time I wasn’t sure what was wrong with them except that it was spreading through all of them. We started them on antibiotics in hopes it would turn the rapid spread around immediately. Well […]

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