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Reader’s Questions

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Got a comment from a reader named Sandy that will require more than a short answer, so I thought I’d turn it into a post. Sandy wrote: Hi, I have enjoyed your posts on clan mating for chickens. It seems … Continue reading

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Cooking Heritage Chicken

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Chickens are on my mind at the moment as we are butchering the excess roosters from the chicks we bought last fall. My husband believes that there are few finer meals than fried chicken dinner (preferably with corn on the … Continue reading

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The Broody Hen

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For many who have their own chickens (and always for commercial producers), broody hens are are considered a nuisance. Once they go broody, they stop laying. When you’re trying to raise your own, however, a good broody hen is a … Continue reading

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