If you are new to raising chickens, here are several articles and other information that will be useful to you when planning your flock.
Planning to start your flock
- How many chickens should I get?
- How much space do chickens need? — An important question to answer when your are planning to build or buy a chicken coop.
Information about Raising Chickens
In addition to this blog, other useful websites are:
- https://www.backyardchickens.com/ — online forum for all things related to raising chickens
- https://www.merckvetmanual.com/ — online veterinary manual
- https://www.clabornfarms.com/ — started chickens
- https://www.premier1supplies.com/ — brooder heat panels
- https://www.mcmurrayhatchery.com/ — day-old baby chicks, poultry supplies
- https://www.strombergschickens.com/ — numbered cable ties (useful for labeling chickens in a breeding program)
- https://billboardtarps.com/ — heavy-duty fiberglass-reinforced vinyl tarp material for making portable hoop-style chicken coops