Hatching Eggs Without a Shell – Perdue Rethinks Meat Birds – Helping Hens Be Less Broody

Episode 64. In this episode, Suzy tells a story about Gordo going after the chickens, we talk about a Japanese class who has cooler science projects than we did in school, we share the story of Perdue rethinking the use of the Cornish Cross, and we give some advice for helping a hen be less broody.

Crepes

More flexible than their chubby cousin the pancake, crepes can be filled with many different sweet or savory fillings to change their taste. Ingredients 1/3 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups milk 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour 2 tablespoons vegetable oil Directions Blend or beat...

Coping with Scissor Beak – Should City Slickers Be Allowed to Raise Chickens?

Episode 60. In this episode, we share the story of a young Barred Rock rooster who had his life flash before his eyes, ponder coping with scissor beak, wonder of chicken nipples freeze in cold winters, and then discuss whether city slickers should be allowed to raise chickens.