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Mail Order Chicks: Caring for Chicks After Transport

Mail Order Chicks: Caring for Chicks After Transport

When chicks are ordered through the mail, they may need a little extra TLC. Here are some tips for reenergizing your chicks after a long transport.

Straw Bale Gardening: Everything You Wanted to Know for the Best Bounty Ever

Everything You Wanted to Know about Straw Bale Gardening

This new organic gardening method is a game changer. Here’s everything you needed to know about straw bale gardening to get the best bounty ever.

Baby Chicks Need Love Too: 6 Natural Treatments for Common Chick Ailments

6 Natural Treatments for Common Chick Ailments

Let’s say you did everything by the book and researched the chicken breeds you wanted, set up all the equipment beforehand, and gave your chicks everything they needed to thrive; but for some reason they aren’t. While there could be a myriad of reasons why this could be, my guess would be on one of these seven common ailments.

Shocking Photos: This is the Chicken That You Feed Your Family With... Abuse, Deformity and Disease

Shocking Images: This is the Chicken You Feed Your Family With

Pilgrim’s Pride, one of America’s top leading poultry providers is under fire after leaked videos and gruesome images of the deplorable conditions from some of their contract farms. Gangrenous dermatitis, enteritis, coccidiosis are only a few of the vile conditions chickens are dying from.

Gardening During Troubled Times: How to Start a Victory Garden

Gardening During Troubled Times: How to Start a Victory Garden

A survival garden may be just the thing your family needs, as it will passively produce food for your future.

The Self-Reliance Manifesto: More Than 300 Resources to Guide You on the Path to Radical Freedom

The Self-Reliance Manifesto: 300 Resources for Radical Freedom

Your path to freedom is based on what you put into it. No matter who you are or where you live, you can pick something from the list and learn to do it.

Hobby Homesteading: 3 Backyard Livestock Breeds Every Home Should Have

3 Backyard Livestock Breeds Every Home Should Have

Hobby homesteading is showing up in the sprawling suburban neighborhoods. Here are the most popular small breeds and how to get started.

Four Woes That Go Along With Winter Homesteading

Four Woes That Go Along With Winter Homesteading

Homesteader, Ruby Burks tells it like it is with this article on winter woes. Winter in the California Sierras can be just as brutal as any northern winter elsewhere in the United States and seasonal issues that go along with it.

Food Freedom: Backyard Strategies You Can Try Today

Food Freedom: Backyard Strategies You Can Try Today

If you have a yard, then you can use these steps to achieve food freedom.

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