Chicken Hatchery – What Is A Chicken Hatchery? The word “Chicken Hatchery” is bandied around a lot but I have found that not everyone knows what that is. A chicken hatchery is a company that hatches chicks in incubators in large numbers to sell to the public. Chicken hatcheries are big business in the United States […]
Introduce New Chicks To Your Chicken Flock I have been asked how to introduce new chicks to your chicken flock a few times. If you look on the internet, anyone that has ever hand raised chicks will have a different opinion on how to introduce new chicks to an existing flock of chickens. I […]
Introducing New Chickens To The Existing Flock When I got my first batch of chicks, I never thought that I would be adding new chicks to the existing flock so quickly. My first attempt at raising chicks was a disaster to say the least. I ended up having to get more baby chicks and they […]
How To Introduce New Chickens To An Existing Flock I’ve seen this question asked in a lot of forums: “How do I introduce new chicks to an existing flock of hens?”. My chickens free range in a very large area. My back yard and front yard are almost three acres so everyone has a lot […]
Baby chicks are so cute to watch as they run around their enclosure. But it is heart breaking to watch your precious babies die. Read more to find out how to prevent unnessary chick loss.