Our 13 Favorite Rooster Breeds (Including Pictures)

13 Favorite Rooster Breeds (Including Pictures) Blog Cover

Putting together a list of our favorite roosters is quite daunting! When choosing a rooster, you need to remember that their primary job is procreation and guarding the flock. Many do not enjoy being cuddled or even picked up – this is their nature not a fault. I have never had good success in importing […]

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Chicken Nesting Boxes 101 and 13 Best DIY Plans

Chicken Nesting Boxes 101 and 13 Best DIY Plans Blog Cover

Nest boxes aren’t essential for hens to lay eggs, they can (and do) lay where they feel secure. The nesting box is essential for you, the flock keeper, unless you enjoy searching the yard, outbuildings and under every bush or overhang for eggs! In this article we cover the basics of nesting boxes including: best […]

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The Definitive Guide to Chicken Tractors and 13 Free DIY Plans

The Definite Guide to Chicken Tractors and 13 Free DIY Plans Blog Cover

What exactly is a chicken tractor? Simply put, it is a mobile home much like a caravan, or trailer, which contains everything your chicken needs in her house. It is a portable chicken coop. It will contain food, water, a roosting perch, nesting box and a nice place for her to free range. In this […]

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