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Why Chickens Walk
Price: $5.20 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
There is a simple tale behind why chickens do not fly like most other birds do & it is the story of a young boy who wanted to have more fun than it is safe to have. Chickens were wise brave birds & once had long thick feathers in their wings, when they flew as high as eagles. Chickens were the oldest flying birds in the world then, because it took them long to grow thick feathers in their wings.
How To Compost With Chickens: Work Smarter Not Harder for Faster Compost & Happier Chickens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
How To Compost With Chickens discusses why chickens are well-suited for compost making and how to accommodate their natural instincts. Offers a simple, economical, chicken-friendly composting system, with guidelines for breed selection and what can and can't be composted safely. Includes ideas for adapting the
Chicken Tales
Series: Critter Tales Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,370. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Critter Tales Series is the electronic version of Critter Tales: What my homestead critters have taught me about themselves, their world, and how to be a part of it. Volume 2, Chicken Tales, weaves practical ideas into informative tales about homesteading with chickens.
Baby Steps To Backyard Chickens
Price: Free! Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
You need backyard chickens! This short guide will walk you through preparing for backyard chickens from deciding if chickens are right for you to bringing them home.
Wooly Meets The Chickens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
It's Wooly's first day on the farm and he is lonely. He hears the chickens crowing and decides to go meet them. The rooster Butterscotch is not sure a dog can be friends with his chickens. Can Wooly convince him they can be friends? This beautifully illustrated book shows that friendship can happen despite our differences.
Thrifty Chicken Breeds: Efficient Producers of Eggs and Meat on the Homestead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Many backyard chicken keepers are surprised to learn that they spend more on store-bought feed than they would have paid for eggs and meat at the grocery store. If you're on a budget and want your foray into poultry to save money, not lose money, your first step should be to select thrifty chicken breeds.
Pasture Basics: How to Keep the Grass Green and Your Chickens Happy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Do you want to enjoy healthy eggs and meat from chickens raised on pasture? Great grazing for chickens won't be found in the perfect pasture for sheep or cows --- you need to tweak your design to match a chicken's unique behavior and stomach.
Pip! Zip! Hatch! Love! : A Complete Kid's Guide To Keeping Chickens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Farm Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Ducks, Geese, etc.
Have you ever thought about keeping chickens but didn't know how to begin? Pip! Zip! Hatch! Love! is the only book you will need! Learn what breed to choose, where to find chickens, detailed instructions on successful hatching, housing, keeping your flock safe, and much more! Full of fun pictures and interesting facts, this is the essential guide for new chicken keepers of any age.
Horn Hoof Feather Soul: A Year in the Life at a Farmed Animal Sanctuary in Photos
Price: Free! Words: 8,540. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
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Heartwarming photos of chickens, cows, pigs and other rescued farmed animals revealing personalities candid and diverse. Like dogs and cats, other animals experience a range of emotion similar to our own. The photos in Horn Hoof Feather Soul show a side of farmed animals most people don’t get to see.
The Minister's Daughter (Book 4 in The Sovereign Series)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,310. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Coming of age
After a tragic loss a young woman grudgingly returns to her hometown of Sovereign, Maine and finds the life -- and love-- for which she's searched across the globe.