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If you are looking for information, recommendations, or tips and tricks about keeping, breeding, and looking after chickens and other backyard birds then you might want to bookmark this site!

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Chicken feed

What’s an ideal amount to feed a chicken?

A lot of people often ask this very question, which is usually followed by what shall I feel them…. If you find yourself asking this very question or you are new to backyard chickens then this article on how much to feed chickens is a must-read!

How many nesting boxes do you really need?

Unsure how many nesting boxes you need for your chickens, or even do you have too many, can you even have too many nesting boxes? Find out How Many Nesting Boxes Per Chicken and other related questions you may have.

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Chickens for laying eggs

What are the best egg-laying hens?

Wondering which chickens produce the most eggs annually, then take a look at the 10 Best Egg-Laying Chickens. A great guide full of interesting facts and stats on top egg-layers.