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The 5 Best Chicken Feeders

The 5 Best Chicken Feeders

Advice about choosing the right chicken feeder for your needs - includes product recommendations and a hilarious treadle training video.

How Long Does It Take A Chicken Egg To Hatch?

How Long Does It Take A Chicken Egg To Hatch?

Hatching your little darlings follows a schedule. It's not strict and it's not always the same for all eggs, but you'll find that this a good guide.

What Else to Buy with Your New Egg Incubator

What Else to Buy with Your New Egg Incubator

These supplies are helpful for hatching and raising your new chicks whether using the chickens for meat or reselling.

What Are the Best Poultry Shears?

What Are the Best Poultry Shears?

From chopping up carcasses to butterflying a chicken, turkey, or game bird for spatchcocking, a good pair of poultry shears will save you time and strain.

The 5 Best Chicken Pluckers

The 5 Best Chicken Pluckers

These reviews feature both out-of-the-box-functional and drill-mounted chicken pluckers, so you can choose the best method to de-feather your birds.

What’s the Best Chicken Brooder?

What’s the Best Chicken Brooder?

A brooder is somewhere that chicks are kept warm and safe, fed and watered, until they are old enough to be released into the yard with the bigger hens.

The Best Supplies For When Your Chicks Hatch

The Best Supplies For When Your Chicks Hatch

Raising chickens is a fun, rewarding hobby - here are the accessories and supplies you'll need to get going, with great advice so you don't waste your cash.

The Best Incubators for Reptiles

The Best Incubators for Reptiles

Different reptile species have different incubation needs, so make sure the incubator you choose is suitable for the species you keep.