How to Raise Chickens
Everything You Need to Know Breed Guide & Selection, Proper Care & Healthy Feeding, Building Facilities & Fencing, Showing AdviceBook - 2007
Whichever comes first for you, the chicken or the egg, this book shows you what to do next. In this hands-on, easy-to-use guidebook, longtime chicken breeder and poultry expert Christine Heinrichs tells you everything you need to know to raise chickens in your backyard--from laying out the yard and designing a coop to choosing breeds, caring for chicks, egging, sexing, and butchering. Whether you're interested in rare breeds or the garden variety; whether you want to show your chickens or serve them, this brightly illustrated, clearly written guide will prove an indispensable resource.
Alternative Title: Chickens
Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Voyageur Press, 2007.
Branch Call Number: 636.5
Characteristics: 192 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.