1. You Might Be A Chicken Ju...

When we decided to get a few chickens for our acreage, we never dreamed that we would be overrun with poultry within 6 short months.

2. WV Fall Chickenstock R...

The fall WV Chickenstock is almost upon us. This is one of the last swaps of the year, so if you need some hens, a turkey, some Guineas or Peacocks, try to stop on by.

3. Hatching Chickens The Old...

I think I inherited my love of chickens from my grandmother. She raised hens and hatched baby chicks by the hundreds...

4. Why Do You Want To Get Ch...

The answer to this question will help you decide which type of chickens would suit your needs and which breed would be best for you.

5. Which Chicken Breed Is Be...

The physical traits used to distinguish chicken breeds are size, plumage color, comb type, skin color, number of toes, amount of feathering, earlobe color, egg color, and place of origin.
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Cochin Chickens

Cochin Chickens

The most distinctive feature of the Cochin is the excessive plumage that covers the leg and foot. They are cute puff balls of feathers.
Silkie Chickens

Silkie Chickens

Silkies originated in the Far East, (Both China and Japan claim to have developed them.) where they are still kept as pets (and eaten and considered a delicacy) today.
Marans Chickens

Marans Chickens

Do you love chocolate? Well, there is a chicken just for you. One that lays eggs that look like the Easter Bunny just brought them. Dark, luscious, chocolate colored eggs that are almost too pretty to eat.
How to Incubate Guinea Fowl Eggs

How to Incubate Guinea Fowl Eggs

So you want to hatch some Guinea Fowl eggs? Before you even start the incubation process, there are things you need to do.
Serama Hen & Baby Chicks Video

Serama Hen & Baby Chicks Video

Video of our little Serama hen with the chicks she hatched out after sitting on them for almost a month in cold winter weather.
Serama

Serama

The Serama breed originated in Malaysia and is the result of the selective cross breeding of many breeds of chickens.
West Virginia Chickenstock

West Virginia Chickenstock

Have you ever heard of a Chickenstock? A Chickenstock is a meet where "Chicken People" can get together to buy, sell, swap and show off their chickens.
Sultan Chickens

Sultan Chickens

The Sultan is a breed of chicken that originated in Turkey. There they were called "Fowls of the Sultan". They were used as decorative birds for the Sultan's lawns and gardens.
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