A Chicken in Every Yard: The Urban Farm Store's Guide to by Robert Litt

By Robert Litt

Acquired a bit house and a hankering for clean eggs?

Robert and Hannah Litt have disbursed suggestion to hundreds of thousands of city and suburban chicken-keepers from at the back of their perch at Portland's city Farm shop, and now they're able to assist you move neighborhood and sustainable along with your personal yard birds. during this convenient advisor to breeds, feed, coops, and care, the Litts take you lower than their skilled wings and proportion the secrets and techniques to:

Picking the breeds which are correct for you

Building a strong coop in a single weekend for $100
Raising satisfied and hearty chicks • Feeding your flock for optimum healthiness and egg nutrition
Preventing and treating universal poultry diseases
Planning forward for kinfolk, local, and criminal considerations
Whipping up tasty egg recipes from flan to frittata

With every little thing that first-timers might want to get started--along with specialist counsel for extra professional keepers--this colourful, nuts-and-bolts guide proves that maintaining chickens is all it's cracked as much as be.

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