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Raising Pastured Chickens for Meat: Part 2

In part one of this blog series we discussed some of the reasons we raise our own meat, how much it costs, bringing home your new chicks and setting up their brooder. Part two will discuss keeping the birds on … Continue reading


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How To Raise Chickens, The Basics: Vol 1 – Buying and Brooding Chicks

Chicks! They’re cute, fascinating and easy to raise but there are a few basics you’ll need to know before bringing home those little peepers. Maybe you’ve been thinking of adding chickens to your garden for a while now and maybe … Continue reading


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