chicken health

CDC WARNS AMERICANS TO STOP KISSING, SNUGGLING THEIR CHICKENS

A recent advisory from the Centers for Disease Control is warning Americans of the hazards of contact with chickens, including the risk of catching salmonella. This year alone, the CDC has recorded 1,003 cases of salmonella across the U.S., including two deaths. The agency’s suggestions include always washing your hands with soap and water after touching backyard …

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5 Most Common Egg Quality Problems!

Not every egg is perfect. Every chicken keeper will tell you that. Every chicken can lay a bad egg. In fact, in most cases, it is the chicken keepers’ fault, not the chickens. The most common egg quality problems occur due to the keeper’s irresponsibility.