13 Superfoods To Feed Your Chickens More Protein [Vet Approved]

Chickens can eat oats to get more protein in winter and during moulting

During moulting season, high-protein, healthful food can aid your chickens. Shrimp shells, intestines, as well as lobster shells, as well as lobster but also shrimp meat, can be fed to your hens raw or cooked. Chickens go crazy for dried mealworms or grubs, which are one of the greatest protein sources available.

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Keeping Your Incubator at the Perfect Temperature for Chicken Eggs

Chicken eggs prepared for incubator

Incubating eggs can be a tricky business for beginners. There are very specific conditions you need to maintain to ensure the highest hatch rates for your eggs. The window of appropriate temperatures is fairly small.

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The Environmental Impact of Organic Chicken Farming vs. Conventional Methods

Are chicks noisy?

With the rising demand for poultry products and a heightened awareness of environmental impacts, the question arises: How sustainable is our chicken farming? As someone who enjoys the company of pet chickens in my backyard, I’ve always been curious about the broader world of poultry farming.

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Can Backyard Chickens Eat That? An Alphabetical List

Keeping backyard chickens as pets

Raising backyard chickens is not just about having fresh eggs every morning; it’s also about ensuring your feathered friends are healthy and happy. One common question among chicken owners is, “Can my chickens eat this?” To help you out, we’ve compiled an alphabetical list of various foods, along with whether or not they’re safe for your chickens, and any benefits or precautions you should be aware of.

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How Many Backyard Chickens Should I Get? 1, 2, 3, 4…? How Many Are Just Right?

One of my chickens has worms

Can I get backyard chickens? How many backyard chickens should I get? Is it ok to start with a minimal number? So, you are planning to raise backyard chickens. But you are confused about the number and other requirements. I understand your confusion. In this article, we will help you to address all your queries so that you can decide with a well-informed mind.

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Does Laying Eggs Cause Pain or Hurt Chickens? Unpacking the Health Impact

Laying eggs should not harm or affect the health of the chickens. This is how chickens are supposed to keep their species and population growth. But do eggs harm chickens?

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Pee, Urinate, or Not at All? What Do Chickens Actually Do?

What chickens eat

Chickens are fascinating animals to study because they can be used as an example of many different things in biology. They are also one of the most popular pets around the world. In this article, I will elaborate on how chickens behave when it comes to pooping and peeing.

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Holistic Approaches to Organic Poultry Farming: Beyond Chicken Feed

In the tranquil setting of my own backyard, the soft clucks of my pet chickens often serve as a gentle reminder of the intricate balance of nature. But beyond the comforting sounds and the promise of fresh eggs, there’s a deeper narrative that resonates with organic poultry farming.

It’s a story of sustainability, harmony, and working with nature rather than against it. Let’s delve into this world and explore how organic poultry farming, backed by holistic approaches, is more than just about the right chicken feed.

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Egg With A Tail? Here’s What You Need To Know

Owning chickens for commercial or domestic purposes is fun. If you have been raising egg-laying chickens for several months or years, you have probably encountered different characteristics. The eggs of one hen may differ in colour, size, and shape from others. That is why backyard poultry raising is an exciting and fun activity where you can find lots of learning.

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Vent Gleet in Chickens – Causes and Treatments Options

Vent gleet is quite common in chickens. If your chickens are facing the same, then don’t worry. I am here to explain to you all the details about this condition and how you can deal with it. To know more about the symptoms of vent gleet in chickens, its causes or what can happen if it gets severe, read on.

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