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Chicken Quarters Blog Archive

08/26/2015   

6 Expectations For Seasonal Molt
Don’t be alarmed when your chickens start losing their yearly feathers—its startling but normal.

08/19/2015   

Choosing The Right Chicken Feed
Feed stores offer a handful of different options for meeting your flock’s nutritional needs, and this guide will help you select the correct one.

08/12/2015   

Botulism Poisoning In Chickens
Chickens can be affected by type C botulism, and if you suspect poisoning in your flock, call your vet immediately.

08/05/2015   

Have A Rooster Backup Plan
When buying chicks from your local feed store, you don’t always know what you’re going to get—and sometimes the batch includes roosters.

07/29/2015   

15 Terms Every Chicken Keeper Needs To Know
If you’re going to play the backyard-chicken game, you need to have the lingo down.

07/22/2015   

Salmonella: The Chicken-Kissing Disease?
While you don’t need to (and shouldn’t) keep your distance from your backyard flock, practice common sense so you don’t get sick.

07/15/2015   

The Mysterious Fairy Egg
My chicken laid an egg that’s off-the-charts tiny. The question is: Does it have a yolk?

07/08/2015   

There’s Never Been A Better Time To Raise Chickens
If you’ve noticed egg prices on the rise due to bird flu, maybe it’s time for you to start your backyard flock.

07/01/2015   

It’s Brooding Season
Broodiness is a natural instinct in hens—so while there’s no need to worry, you should be aware.

06/24/2015   

4 Ways To Keep Chickens Cool On Hot Summer Days
Help your chickens adapt to the heat of summer by offering them treats that keep them cool and offer a fluid boost.

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Rachel Hurd Anger - Chicken Quarters

Rachel Hurd Anger
Metropolitan living often means big dreams are short on space. On a small lot in Louisville, Ky., writer Rachel Hurd Anger is raising chickens, a rescue dog, two cats, and a family. Tales of her self-sustaining great-grandmothers awakened her inner chicken farmer, and now, her small flock charms her small space, as only they can do.

 

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