Book Title: Homemade Living: Keeping Chickens with Ashley English : All You Need to Know to Care for a Happy, Healthy Flock
Author: Ashley English
Format: Hardback | 136 pages
Publication Date: 10 Jun 2010
This friendly introduction to keeping chickens will appeal to all who are interested in simple living and self sufficiency - currently very popular. Here is the perfect beginner's guide to raising chickens, with information on choosing a breed, acquiring the chicks, and housing, feeding and caring for them. Plus, it provides the low-down on eggs, including recipes and profiles of people who have taken on the chicken-rearing challenge. It includes two projects with exploded woodworking illustrations and photos: a simple nesting box and a wildly creative mobile chicken tractor.