Tens of thousands of people in all areas of the country enjoy raising these birds, whether for food or companionship. Of course, you may want to read Living With Chickens just for the sheer joy of it. Straightforward prose, instructive illustrations, and charming photographs give any future chicken farmer the tools he or she needs to get started.
Jay Rossier draws on his own experiences in Vermont, and those of his fellow poultrymen, in discussing everything from feeding and housing the birds to keeping marauders from invading the coop. See which surprising animal works as a guard for the chickens.
Softcover. 204 pages. 6 in. x 9 in.
Personal anecdotes, interesting facts, and the lush photos will keep you turning the pages of this indispensable guide.