{C.L.U.C.K.} What Is a Staggered Hatch

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Chick

This Spring I plan to be running staggered hatches to get more chicks than I could with normal “one batch at a time” incubation.  If you’re new to incubating, you’ll want to start with this post. But if you’ve caught the bug, like I have, you might be ready for something a little more complex. What… Read more »

Organic Chicken Keeping Solutions

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Organic food labels

“Organic” – it’s a hot word these days.  But do you know how to keep your chickens organic? I’ll be honest, I do not keep my flock purely organic.  I personally believe that the best results come from a balanced approach, and that problems come from overuse, rather than just necessary use, of chemicals, antibiotics… Read more »