Category: Free Range Farming Methods

How To Deal If Your Chicken is Sick

Despite the most attentive chicken keeping, one of your birds will get sick sooner or later. It’s essential to have the ability to recognise the signs of illness and act fast — chickens are good at hiding their symptoms, so by the time you notice, they are generally very sick indeed. If you believe that your …

Why You Should Feed Your Chickens Mealworms

They may not look very appealing to me or you, but from a chickens point of view mealworms seem as yummy as a home cooked meal prepared by someone you love. Even though they have the feel of crumbly corn chips, these tasty little morsels will drive your flock wild with temptation. Only a small part …

8 Reasons Your Hens Have Stopped Producing Eggs

A lot of poultry owners feel worried and distressed when they open up their nesting containers to find out not a single egg has been actually laid.  What have I done? Why have my chickens stopped laying eggs?!” Some committed chicken lovers find this moment so distressing that they temporarily develop hostile or contemptuous thoughts for …