The guide to raising happy backyard chickens that'll have you ruling the roost. The Beginner's Guide to Raising Chickens makes it simple and easy to start keeping these surprisingly smart birds right in your backyard.
Author: Anne Kuo
Publisher: Rockridge Press
Category: Technology & Engineering
The book new chicken keepers will crow about. The Beginner's Guide to Raising Chickens makes it simple and easy to start keeping these surprisingly smart birds right in your backyard. From constructing coops to rearing chicks, you'll learn everything you need to know to make sure your chickens stay happy and healthy all year round. Which breed of chicken is right for you? What's the best coop-bedding material? What sort of feed should you use? Let expert chicken keeper Anne Kuo answer these questions--and many others--in The Beginner's Guide to Raising Chickens. The Beginner's Guide to Raising Chickens includes: All cooped up--Create the perfect home for raising chickens using detailed backyard coop designs and construction guides. From chickens to eggs--Find out how to pick the right breed, raise chicks, collect eggs, keep your birds safe from predators, and more. Learn to speak bird--Start talking the talk thanks to an extensive glossary of common chicken-keeping terms. Get your own flock started in no time--The Beginner's Guide to Raising Chickens shows you how.
Raising fresh eggs is one of the most rewarding and healthy things you can do for yourself and your family. Pick up this guide today and get started. Take action today and download this book for a limited time discount of only $2.99!
Author: Filo Lemos
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
Do You Want To Raise backyard chickens? If you do, then this is the book you've been looking for. The short guide covers everything you need to know in getting started in raising backyard chickens on a small scale. It's easy to raise chickens but also can be very costly if you make a mistake. Take the guesswork out and pick up this guide! Raising fresh eggs is one of the most rewarding and healthy things you can do for yourself and your family. Pick up this guide today and get started. Take action today and download this book for a limited time discount of only $2.99!
All this information is packaged together with handy DIY tips. This book has an entire section that is dedicated to common poultry diseases that affect backyard chickens and how to treat these conditions.
Author: Dion Rosser
Publisher: Independently Published
Are you looking for a simple guide to raising backyard chickens? Do you want simple and effective tips for finding the right breeds for your backyard flock? If your answer is yes then this book, Backyard Chickens, is just what you have been looking for. This is a beginner-friendly guide that will take you through the basics of raising chickens, including: Things to consider before getting chickens Where to buy your chickens What breeds are best for different purposes It has handy tips on what to look for when buying chicks for your backyard. There is plenty of information on how to identify healthy birds to ensure that you only buy the best stock for your backyard. Backyard Chickens goes into all the little details that will help make your backyard flock a success. This book will guide you on how to set up your backyard in readiness for your flock, as well as picking the best location in your backyard for a chicken coop. If you have no idea where to start when it comes to building a coop, you will be provided with a step by step process to use when building a simple backyard coop. There is also additional information on: How much space you will need for your chickens Local ordinances and laws on keeping backyard chickens And how much it will cost you to keep and maintain them We demystify the various types of chicken feed and give you all the information you need regarding the best feed to give your chickens, when to feed them, how to feed them, and even how often you should do it. For the beginner who wants to keep chickens for a specific purpose, no need to fret, this book will take you through: How to feed and take care of chicks and pullets How to feed and take care of layers How to feed and take care of broilers Plus, all the details you need to know when it comes to best practices in feeding A significant part of this book is dedicated to guiding you on maintenance and caring for your chickens. There are handy tools for helping your birds cope with adverse conditions, what to do during winter, and how you can get your egg-layers to be more productive. There are plenty of tips on hygiene, keeping chicken coops clean, and how to spot signs of ill health in your chickens. All this information is packaged together with handy DIY tips. This book has an entire section that is dedicated to common poultry diseases that affect backyard chickens and how to treat these conditions. If you want to raise chickens and have no idea where to start, Backyard Chickens is the ultimate beginner's guide. This book is a practical guide that is meant to equip you in starting your backyard chicken hobby, maintaining happy and healthy chickens, and getting the best production out of your chickens. Get this guide now to get started with your new backyard adventure!
This comprehensive, practical guide gives you expert advice on all aspects of keeping chickens in your backyard.
Author: Kimberly Willis
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Category: Technology & Engineering
Practical how-to advice for raising chickens in virtually any backyard! Raising chickens on a small scale is a popular–and growing–pastime. And Raising Chickens For Dummies provides an up-to-date, thorough introduction to all aspects of caring for chickens, including choosing and purchasing chickens, constructing housing, and proper feeding. Raising Chickens For Dummies provides authoritative, detailed information to make raising chickens for eggs, meat, or backyard entertainment that much easier.
In Raising Chickens for Beginners, here's just a fraction of what you'll discover: 5+ scenarios you absolutely need to prepare yourself for -- and how A list of all the precautions you need to take before you embark on your exciting ...
Author: O. Banks
How to raise chickens like a pro -- even if you have zero experience with animals! Have you been toying with the idea of becoming more self-sustainable? Are you exploring the option of raising chickens? Do you have absolutely no idea where to start? Then you've come to the right place! Doing anything for the first time can be intimidating -- and the stakes are even higher when your new hobby involves being responsible for something that's, well, alive. What's more, the increasing popularity of self-sustainability practices has led to a plethora of information being available online, much of it completely unreliable and sometimes straight out dangerous. But with decades of poultry growing experience under his belt, and a strong dedication to helping newbies master the techniques, knowledge, and tools they need to become pros in no time, Otis Banks is here to help. Under his guidance, raising chickens will not only become uncomplicated, but also a complete joy. And it's not just about the delicious eggs you'll be able to enjoy each morning. You'll soon find yourself developing a rapport with these delightful birds, and you'll be amazed at how raising them will transform your life. Spending time with them after work will help you immediately relax and refocus on what truly matters in life. And if you have young kids, you'll marvel at the beautiful relationships they'll develop with their feathered friends -- and at how much they will learn from them. In Raising Chickens for Beginners, here's just a fraction of what you'll discover: 5+ scenarios you absolutely need to prepare yourself for -- and how A list of all the precautions you need to take before you embark on your exciting adventure, including the laws you need to consider How to prepare for your flock's arrival, and which breeds are best for beginners How to choose the perfect feed for your flock, and how to tell how much you need to feed them and when Common chicken health problems you need to be aware of, including signs, causes, home-made treatments, and advice on when to seek veterinary help Why eggs sometimes... disappear -- and what you can do about it Everything you need to know to stay on top of litter management, including how to maintain a coop that's nasty-smell free How timing your egg collection can literally make or break your eggs Tips to keep your chickens warm in the winter and cool in the summer 6 reasons why hens may not lay eggs -- and what you can do to help them And much more! Written with a complete beginner in mind, this easy-to-understand guide will give you the confidence you need to expertly navigate this amazing and unimaginably rewarding world. Accompanying you every step of the way, Otis Banks will help you discover the joys of raising chickens and help you go from an anxious beginner to a seasoned pro, before you even realize it. If you want to become an expert chicken keeper in no time, then scroll up and click the "Add to Cart" button right now.
This book will bring you through all your chicken-rearing options--from hatching or buying day olds, to raising babies into egg-laying adults. Read this book if you're ready for a backyard adventure!
Author: Sally R. Ball
Publisher: Independently Published
Is Commercial Frozen Chicken Just Not Good Enough For You? Are you sick and tired of fake organic meat? Are you looking for a fun and fulfilling hobby? Are you thinking to start your backyard farm? Not sure how to start your chicken empire? Why not... Discover Backyard Chicken Farming? Chickens are a type of domesticated fowl that originated from the red jungle fowl. They are extremely common and are widely used around the world. In 2011, there was an estimated total of 19 billion birds worldwide. With that number, chickens hold the largest population of any bird or domesticated fowl in the entire world. Many people are beginning to raise chickens in their backyards for both eggs and meat. They make great land keepers and offer many benefits. There are some things to know, however, before going into this adventure. Chickens and other fowl make a great addition to any household and provide eggs and meat as well as love and friendship. Before you get your chicks, you need to ask yourself some questions. This book will help guide you through the exciting process of starting your backyard chicken adventure. You will need to know the difference in breeds and be able to pinpoint your reason for keeping chickens. This book will bring you through all your chicken-rearing options--from hatching or buying day olds, to raising babies into egg-laying adults. Read this book if you're ready for a backyard adventure! If you are ready to learn about building your chicken empire from your backyard, Scroll Up And Click On The "BUY NOW" Button Now!
Raising backyard chickens is especially exciting when you have a partner in the process! That's why we created this guide. Keep this book handy as your chicks grow.
Author: Linda Martin
Raising backyard chickens is especially exciting when you have a partner in the process! That's why we created this guide. Keep this book handy as your chicks grow. You can simply flip to the pages that match your chicks' age for quick tips on what to do each week. There are just some basic things for you to know. Raising backyard chickens for beginners is exciting and very rewarding.Chickens can be seen as pets and/or a source of food. Either way, chickens can give you joy, a sense of fulfillment, and eggs. If you have kids, the fun is exponentially multiplied as chickens are very social. It's also a great way for children to help with chores as well as involve them. After that, everything about raising chickens can be self taught - no special training needed.
There is a surge in the number of backyard chicken farmers across the United States, and these numbers keep rising. This is unsurprising as more and more people realize the benefits of keeping backyard chickens.
Author: Catherine Xavier
Understanding the various stages or cycles in the life of a chicken and why they happen.Resolving conflicts among the flock.Taking care of retired egg-layers.Maintaining a suitable environment for your chickens.This book works as a perfect guide for anyone seeking to master chicken farming in the comfort of their own home. We will practically raise a chicken together from the time they hatch to the time they retire from their roles and look at what benefits they consciously add to the flock. Click the BUY NOW button to become a backyard chicken expert today!Raising backyard chickens has become a rave among homesteading enthusiasts. There is a surge in the number of backyard chicken farmers across the United States, and these numbers keep rising. This is unsurprising as more and more people realize the benefits of keeping backyard chickens. If you are reading this right now, you are probably seriously raising chickens. As simple as chicken-raising may sound, the art of raising backyard chickens is not so straightforward. To start your own backyard poultry farm, you need a guide to help you from start to finish.Fortunately for you, and every other backyard chicken enthusiast, the Backyard Chicken book has been written as an authoritative guide and resource on everything you need to know about raising happy and healthy backyard chickens. This book covers important aspects of how to raise chickens, from how to choose the right breed to how to get your chickens to lay healthy eggs. The backyard chicken book is great for both beginners and chicken-rearing veterans.From start to finish, the book promises to be an interesting and educating read. To find out all about backyard chickens and how you can start your own backyard poultry farm, grab a copy, and start your adventure today!
This handbook includes: Why Raise Chickens Where to start from Which breed to choose How to house your chickens How to feed them How to take care of their health Understanding the eggs laying process Training and playing with chickens How ...
Author: Ellie Brown
Publisher: Independently Published
The Backyard Chickens: A Beginners Handbook is a resourceful book by Ellie Brown who is a backyard chicken raising expert. Her mother started raising chickens as pets which was later transformed into a full-time family business. This handbook includes: Why Raise Chickens Where to start from Which breed to choose How to house your chickens How to feed them How to take care of their health Understanding the eggs laying process Training and playing with chickens How to start a chicken farm business Some cool fun facts Chicken and egg recipes Full chicken coop plans FAQS And much more... Happy Reading and Chicken Raising