Category: Livestock

How Much Food Does a Chicken Need?

How Much Food Does a Chicken Need? The answer depends on who you ask. Get the details of what chickens need and their habits when it comes to food, along with tips and tricks for keeping the amount of waste down and maintaining a happy flock | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

How Much Food Does a Chicken Need? The answer depends on who you ask. Get the details of what chickens need and their habits when it comes to food, along with tips and tricks for keeping the amount of waste down and maintaining a happy flock.    How much food does a chicken need on a daily …

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Is Quail Farming Right for You?

Is Quail Farming Right for You? Many people today would love to be able to raise their own chickens. The reasons they aren’t able to vary but generally have to do with where they live | Prepared Homesteading Survivalist

Is Quail Farming Right for You? Many people today would love to be able to raise their own chickens. The reasons they aren’t able to vary but generally have to do with where they live.   Homeowner Association rules, city, county, or development rules…there are many places where raising even a single chicken can get you …

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Is Your Chicken Still Laying? How to Tell

Is Your Chicken Still Laying? How to Tell Raising chickens and getting farm fresh eggs is something many people enjoy across the country. It seems to be a growing trend with backyard flocks springing up all over the place in larger numbers. There are a lot of newbies out there who end up having numerous …

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Self Reliant Skills: Home Butchering a Pig

Self Reliant Skills: Home Butchering a Pig For those who aren’t overly squeamish and prefer to have a direct hand in where their food comes from and how it is processed, we present this fantastic article from AFarmishKindofLife.com. Home butchering a pig, or any animal, takes skill, patience, and a lot of physical labor! Homesteading …

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