Tag Archives: Raising Chickens

How to Get Your Hens to Lay More Eggs

Today’s preppers are taking a real interest in raising animals and my family is no exception. I love the goats and the rabbits and the chickens. They all make wonderful pets and they are excellent com ...

Keep Chickens Laying Eggs During Winter

If you have chickens on your homestead, chances are you count on those fresh eggs, either daily or several times a week through most of the year. When winter comes, that can change. For many chicken o ...

Raising Chickens in the Winter

With winter fast approaching, many homesteaders are doing everything they can to get their homes ready for colder temperatures and the potential for sub-zero conditions. This type of preparation doesn ...

Should You Raise Your Own Chickens?

Raising backyard chickens is a trend that is growing in popularity all over the United States. It isn’t just for farmers anymore, and more and more families are beginning to have their own backy ...