Do backyard chickens carry salmonella? If so, how often does it occur? Is there any way to prevent it?

Backyard chickens have become increasingly popular in recent years, with many people choosing to keep them for their fresh eggs and as pets. However, there are potential health risks associated with keeping chickens, particularly when it comes to salmonella. In this article, we’ll explore whether backyard chickens carry salmonella, how often it occurs, and what … Read more

Raising Chickens 101: Could You? Would You? Should You?

raising chickens 101

For longer than any of us can remember, chickens have pecked the ground around rural farms from sea to shining sea, but in recent years there has been an increased interest in raising chickens in more suburban and urban locales. It makes sense when you think about it. The economy has caused people to look … Read more