I just decided to slow cook some chicken breasts and make some sort of a chicken soup that'll feed me for 3 or 4 days. I have a quite a bit of chicken in deep freeze but wanted to use it before it got too old. Anyway, as I was cutting off the plastic wrap, I noticed that the sell-by date was...
Title: The Biggle Poultry Book
Author: Jacob Biggle
Published in 1895 as part of the Biggle Farm Library. Reprinted in 2013 by Skyhorse Publishing (skyhorsepublishing.com) . ISBN 978-1-62636-1147-8
(Disclaimer: of historic / hobby interest & some treatments are out-dated and / or...
I've seen a lot of threads talking about spam, or various other canned meats, and they can be found all over the forum.
I thought with this thread we could make a central place to post reviews of the various canned meats and be able to find them easier (since I'll make this a sticky)...
Yesterday one of our newest birds was diagnosed with gapeworm. I had been deliberating putting her down myself or taking her to the vet. The vet and meds were expensive but I'm glad I went that route.
(It's a real trip taking the birds to the vet as we don't have but one car and I don't...
Swine flu spreads to turkeys
Posted Fri Aug 21, 2009 5:29pm AEST
Updated Fri Aug 21, 2009 5:28pm AEST
Chile has detected the H1N1 flu virus in turkeys at two farms, health authorities say.
It is important that you introduce new unrelated birds into you flock of poutry what ever it may be.... Hens ducks what ever.
This is important to avoid inbreeding and maintain a healthy flock.
One of the cheapest ways of doing this is to buy hatching eggs of what ever species or breed you...