More than One Way to Raise Chickens

| 3/1/2013 1:11:17 PM

 A Buff Orpington hen 

Just like raising children, people have many different opinions and styles regarding how to raise and keep a flock of backyard chickens. Time and time again my heart breaks when I see people telling others that there is only one correct way to do things. There are many ways to do things and do them well. We are very lucky to have so many wonderful options out there to help provide our chickens with a wonderful quality of life.

There are many ways to feed your chickens...

Do you choose organic feed?

Which brand?

What kinds of treats?

Do you add supplements like food grade diatomaceous earth?

3/2/2013 8:05:49 PM

Melissa, I didn't know there was so much to learn about raising chickens. Your posts are always filled with such great information. Thanks for sharing all your knowledge with us. Have a great chicken raising day.