Preparing Poultry for the Big Show!

2024-04-03T16:20:34-07:00

Preparing Your Market and Breeding Chickens for Poultry Shows The time has finally come—after carefully raising, feeding, and caring for your chickens you’ll soon be at your local fair! Here, you’ll hopefully be able to sell and show either your market or breeding poultry, but just like other exhibitors need to prepare their swine, goats, lambs, and cattle for the fair, so do you with your chickens! This may leave you with a million questions like when do I start preparing and how do I get my chickens ready? Don’t worry, and just keep reading to get those questions answered!

Preparing Poultry for the Big Show!2024-04-03T16:20:34-07:00

Keeping Your Flock Cool: Assessing and Reducing Heat Stress in Backyard Chickens

2023-07-19T14:06:57-07:00

Just like us humans, heat stress can be a major concern for backyard chickens. Poultry, particularly chickens, are susceptible to heat-related issues, which can lead to reduced egg production, poor growth, and even fatalities if not properly managed. Understanding how to assess and reduce heat stress is essential to ensure the health and well-being of your flock. In this article, we'll delve into the basics of identifying heat stress in chickens and implementing effective measures to keep your feathered friends cool and content. Identifying Heat Stress in Chickens Chickens are most comfortable in temperatures between 65°F to 75°F (18°C to

Keeping Your Flock Cool: Assessing and Reducing Heat Stress in Backyard Chickens2023-07-19T14:06:57-07:00
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