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Ludlow, Robert T.

Raising Chickens For Dummies

Ludlow, Robert T. - Raising Chickens For Dummies, ebook

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Your hands-on guide to modern chicken-raising methods

Thinking about raising chickens? You've come to the right place! This new edition ofRaising Chickens For Dummiesprovides the most up-to-date, thorough information on the many aspects of keeping chickens in your backyard. Inside, you'll find hands-on, easy-to-follow instructions on choosing and purchasing chickens, constructing housing for your birds, feeding your chickens for optimal health, combating laying issues, controlling pests and predators, optimizing egg production, and much more.

Raising chickens on a small scale is a popular—and growing—pastime. If you're interested in keeping chickens as pets or as a source for eggs,Raising Chickens For Dummiesgives you plain-English explanations of everything you need to know to about caring for chickens. Inside, you'll learn about basic chicken biology, breeds, and behavior, which chicken breed is best for you, how many you need, ways to spot healthy chickens, how to build a chicken coop, best practices for mating your chickens, how to incubate eggs, how to hatch and nurture chicks, manage laying hens, collect and store eggs, and butcher meat birds.

  • Offers practical advice on choosing and purchasing chickens
  • Helps you construct the right housing for your chickens
  • Provides tips on feeding and caring for your chickens
  • Includes top tips for raising healthy chickens

Whether you're a first-time poulterer or you've been raising chickens for years, this comprehensive guide provides practical how-to advice for keeping chickens in virtually any backyard.

Raising Chickens For Dummies(9781119675921) was previously published asRaising Chickens For Dummies(9781118982785). While this version features a newDummiescover and design, the content is the same as the prior release and should not be considered a new or updated product.

Keywords: raising chickens; chicken as pets; chicken-raising methods; modern chicken-raising methods; keeping chickens; keeping chickens in your backyard; choosing and purchasing chickens; caring for chickens; how to build a chicken coop; collect and store eggs; raising healthy chickens

Author(s)
 
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2020
Language
en
Edition
2
Page amount
432 pages
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781119675938
Printed ISBN
9781119675921

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