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Raising Coturnix Quail for Meat and Eggs: the easy way
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
An easy beginner's guide to raising Coturnix quail for meat. This short guide contains information on incubating eggs, feeding, housing, and breeding these small quail.
A Beginner’s Guide to raising Turkeys - Raising Turkeys in Your Backyard for Pleasure and Profit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Did you know that turkeys are native to the New World- i.e North America, and have been around for millenniums? So, is it a wonder that when these delicious and pompous birds reached the shores of Europe in the 16th century, thanks to the traders in West Indies and Spain, they were immediately added to exotic and popular fare.
Chickens For Kids - Amazing Animal Books For Young Readers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
There are more chickens in the world than any other kind of bird. They are the staple of many farms, kept by farmers and country families alike. They are known as the “bird that gives birth every day” and have been around since ancient times.
Chickens Are Livestock, Too - A beginner’s guide to raising chickens
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
“Who’d wanna eat a chicken?” asks the hen on Disney’s® animated movie, Home on the Range. The truth of the matter is, most people. Did you know that, according to the USDA, there are over 100 million chickens butchered every single day for human consumption in the United States? That’s a lot of chicken.
A Beginner’s Guide to Keeping Ducks - Keeping Ducks in Your Backyard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
It must have been somewhere, and some time millenniums ago, when man found that the Mallard and Muscovy that he hunted in the marshes, and brought home to his family was a bird which could be domesticated.
The Working Chicken
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Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Get ready for your new flock in thirty minutes or less with this short, sweet, and self-sufficient guide to keeping chickens! Learn everything you need to know to get started on your poultry adventure on a rural or urban homestead. Then enjoy a bonus picture book to inspire the next generation of chicken lovers.
Raising Chickens For Meat and Eggs: How We Do It
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
We have learned through trial and error how to significantly increase our success, with the chickens that we raise for food. The recent economic downturn and a renewed interest in locally grown, organic foods have contributed to the new interest in raising chickens for eggs and meat. And, this is how we raise our chickens.
Beginner's Backyard Chickens: The Right Way to Choose the Best Chicken Breeds, Coops and Feeds. Start Raising and Caring for Chickens LEGALLY in City or Suburbs Today! [Illustrated]
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Price: $3.07 USD. Words: 15,880. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 and represented by Caroline D. Greene. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
In this book by Jim Kilpatrick, you will discover: The best breeds to keep The best ways to start your flock How to construct the coop What to feed them and how often Tips on health and safety - for you and the hens! Much more In short, everything you need to get going with a fun and rewarding endeavor. So, to taste the difference, scroll up and click the Buy Now button.
Raising Backyard Chickens
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Raising Backyard Chickens was written for folks who are new to raising chickens as well as those folks who may not be so new. The book covers numerous subjects and is geared toward folks interested in or just starting to raise their own chickens. Egg layers and meat bird raising are both covered.
Toxic Dyes Poison To Baby Birds
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The text of my book details the struggle of young chicks when they are sold by uncaring pet shops and farmers to the parents of children, who present the dyed birds to their children at Easter. I have described the festiveness of Easter from the time of a pagan goddess Aostra, the Persians, and early Christians. Legislation to fight the sale of dyed baby chicks was begun by the mid 20th century.
38 Tips To Raising Chickens & Ducks - Don't Cross A Chicken With A Duck
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Raising backyard chickens and ducks are a new rage for city folks. This book is a map to save time and money on what it takes to be successful in raising farm pets. One should choose either chickens or ducks and there are many misconceptions about coops and what is needed. Avoid the mistakes of others by following these tips.
The Egg and You
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Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
A book on the joys and benefits of having your own chickens. This book has been written with the intention of giving quick, concise information on having chickens and some trouble-shooting regarding egg production.
The Way Of The Chicken - A Guide To Keeping Backyard Chickens
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,240. Language: Australian English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This how-to-book is not your ordinary guide, but also is a tale of apprehension, excitement, joy, despair, and happiness. It is a story that spans five years, from the first day that I suggested keeping chickens to my wife up until the time when I expanded the chicken run to its current size. This book is full of great tips and ideas to help make your own backyard chicken dream a reality.