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Top 10 Reasons to Raise Chickens

 Top 10 Reasons to Raise Chickens 

  • 10.  I never have to run to the store for eggs!
  • 9.  My chickens love me!  They follow me around hoping that I will throw them some scratch grains or some meal worms!
  • 8.  Speaking of worms, chickens provide excellent natural pest control!
  • 7.  Pastured eggs are much more nutritious than factory-farm raised eggs.
  • 6.  Baby chicks are SO CUTE!!
  • 5.  Mean roosters still taste great!
  • 4.  You feel a real connection with the food cycle.
  • 3.  It is a wonderful learning experience to share with the children in your life!
  • 2.  Chickens provide better entertainment than the television!
  • 1.  With a flock of chickens, I am one step closer to food independence!  
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