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Best Chicken Breeds for Australia

Are you searching for the best chicken breeds for Australia to start your poultry business or homesteading venture with? Australians are among the highest chicken meat consumers per capita, so this industry has a lot of potential for profit. And even if you’re only planning to raise chickens for your family, you need to choose […]

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Docile Chicken Breeds

Keeping chickens in your backyard is a wonderful way to get fresh eggs, put meat on the table, get free fertilizer, and control insects. But not all chickens may be suited for backyard farming.  If this is your first time raising chickens, the best ones to get for your coop are docile breeds. These docile […]

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10 Best Chicken Show Breeds (And Why They’re a Keeper!)

If you’re here wondering what are the best chicken show breeds to keep, this article has got you covered. But just a short story… My husband and I attended our local Fall Fair years before keeping chickens. There, in a stuffy, converted shack, is where the Show Birds were held. We’d walk through the isles […]

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The Best Chicken Breeds for Business

What are the best chicken breeds for business for startup owners? With the right breed of chicken, you can start making money on your homestead with little risk. The best chicken breeds for a poultry business include production birds that offer high egg yield, excellent feed conversion rates, and hearty dispositions. Knowing which breeds to […]

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Can Chickens Eat Shrimp?

We’ve all heard the saying that chickens will “eat anything,” but have you ever wondered if this includes shrimp? It may sound strange, but it is actually a common topic of discussion among chicken keepers. After all, shrimps are a great source of protein and other nutrients. So, can chickens really eat shrimp? Let’s find […]

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15 Best Chicken Breeds to Keep Together for Backyard Flock

Starting your own small flock of chickens in your backyard? Perhaps you are wondering what’s the best chicken breeds to keep together.  Besides being a good source of meat and eggs, many people do not realize how raising chickens can benefit one’s overall health and well-being. Chickens may not be conventional therapy animals, but they […]

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Best Chicken Breeds For Hobby Farms

Are you considering starting a hobby farm? Well, there are many things to consider when starting one– and selecting the right chicken breed (or breeds) should be a priority! Chickens can be an extremely beneficial addition to your small-scale farm. Choosing the best breed for your particular situation is critical in ensuring they provide full […]

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14 Yellow Chicken Breeds

If you didn’t know it already, when chickens are yellow, they aren’t called yellow. They’re usually called “buff” instead. Because of this, ten of the thirteen listed chickens today contain the word “Buff” in their name, which is why. Let’s talk about these gorgeous yellow-golden chickens. 1. Buff Brahma Chicken Admired for its stunning beauty, […]

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17 Best Chicken Breeds for Gardens

When it comes to gardening, some people don’t think of chickens as the first choice. But did you know that there are certain chicken breeds for gardens specifically? Read on to find out which chickens are the best for a garden (and why). You might be surprised! Why You Should Keep Chickens in Your Garden […]

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Can Chickens Fly? 5 Myths Debunked

From time to time, we get questions about the hens’ ability to fly. So today we are going to answer this very question for you. The short answer is: yes! As always though, there is more to the answer so read on my friends. Our backyard hens are the noble descendants of the red or […]

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