Category Archives for Chickens

8 Of The Best Chicken Breeds For Your Homestead

People are more aware of how they can become more sustainable consumers. One of the easiest ways you as a consumer can boost your sustainability is to raise chickens on your homestead. Most often, ‘heritage’ breeds perform the best on homesteads. This class of chickens were developed before the 1950’s and were bred to thrive […]

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Starting Your Free Range Chicken Farm

Recently, consumers have shifted their focus on to healthier, more sustainable food choices. The spotlight on ethical animal production has increased the demand for free-range, organically-sourced products. Because of the capital and energy that needs to be invested into free-range, organic farming, the products sell for top-dollar. According to a paper published in the South […]

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