Chickens can be prone to pesky pests. Mites and lice may be a problem for chicken, ducks, quail, and other fowl. It is important to be able to distinguish between the parasites and treat if necessary. What is the difference…

Those Colorful Eggs

Genetics and Breeding plays a huge role for egg shell color.

What is Molting? How to Tend to Your Fowl During this Seasonal Process

Molting is a hormonal process in shedding old feathers and making way for new growth. This process is different depending on each species of bird

raising cornish cross chickens for meat

Raising Cornish Cross Chickens for meat. A helpful guide to get you started on the right path.

rhode island red bantam chicken

So you have decided to raise chickens. You are skimming through the Purely Poultry website and overwhelmed by all the beautiful birds there is to choose from. Where do you begin? Which birds should you pick? There are many things…