December 2014/January 2015
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Volume 9, Number 6
December 2014/January 2015

On the Cover:

A special thanks goes out to the December 2014/January 2015 cover photographer, Judy Hennessey of Idaho.


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What NOT To Feed Your Flock of Poultry

By Kenny Coogan | Florida —From Helpful Hints

Table scraps can be a great treat for your flock, but when overdone, can put them all at risk, too…

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A Few Dos And Don’ts When Winter Sets

By Don Schrider | West Virginia —From Features

Don Schrider provides some crucial dos and don’ts for handling the cold and wintery conditions…

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Getting Ready For Spring Chicks

By Gail Damerow —From Features

It’s never too early to get ready for your new spring chicks. Gail Damerow explains how…

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Baseball, Apple Pie & Rhode Island Red Chickens

By Kate Hunter | Virginia —From Features

The history of the chicken breed that is very popular in the United States…

Super Squirrel!

(*Available in Magazine and E-Edition only)

When her flock was threatened, Lori Fontanes saw a furry little critter do something amazing…

Spontaneous Sex Change?

(*Available in Magazine and E-Edition only)

It’s hard to believe, but it happens. Jen Pitino explains the science behind why some hens become roosters…


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