Category - Backyard Chickens

Backyard Chickens in the Winter Tips

Today in last post in our Backyard Chickens 101 series . Today I’m sharing how our chickens did in the winter and little tips and tricks we’ve learned not that we’ve had chickens for a whole year.

Backyard Chickens Laying EGGS

Today in our Backyard Chickens 101 series  I’m sharing the long awaited reason we got backyard chickens in the first place – the chickens laid an egg!  If you’ve just joined us make sure to...

Family Friendly Chicken Butchering information

If you are new to our Backyard Chickens 101 series  don’t miss watching the chickens grow week by week, our coup, and other tidbits. Today I am going to give homeschooling families a family friendly...

Meet our Backyard Chickens Flock

Just in case your just joining our Backyard Chickens 101 series ,our chickens are growing up in the suburbs in our own backyard. Our home sits on less than 0.25 acre lot. The chickens are great pets...

Backyard Chickens Moving into the Chicken Coop

In case you are just joining our Backyard Chickens 101 series  make sure you check out the rest of the series for some fantastic information about raising chickens including how our chickens have...

Picking a Chicken Coop

Next up in our Backyard Chickens 101 series  is help selecting a coop for your backyard flock. You will want to have this ready weeks before you think you’ll need it to make sure there are no...

FREE Hatching Baby Chicks Observation Book

Kids will studying baby chicks with these worksheets for kids. These are perfect for kids of all ages or for those wanting to make raising backyard chickens educational. Plus, don’t miss the...

See How Chicks Grow Week by Week

We are continuing in our Backyard Chickens 101 series today with some how chicks grow. This has been my favorite stage of raising backyard chickens!

How to Care for Baby Chickens

Have you ever wondered about raising backyard chickens?  Next up in our Backyard Chickens 101 series  – today I am sharing my favorite part of the process  – baby chicks. Here is what to...

Hatching Baby Chickens – Our Disappointing Hatching

Have you ever wondered about raising backyard chickens?  Next up in our Backyard Chickens 101 series  – you will learn how to hatch live chicks, how to set up your incubator, where to get your...

Should you get Backyard Chickens

About a year ago our family began raising backyard chickens. When we started I knew very little about chickens; I had never even touched one. So if you are considering if you should get chickens, I...