Welcome to BackyardChickenZone.com the online resource for anyone interested in backyard chickens, urban chickens, and joining the growing community of urban farmers. The site is intended as a beginners guide to raising backyard chickens and we have divided the site into a number of key areas. First off is the basics of what you need to know to get started with your backyard chicken journey including our 4 step “getting started” backyard chicken plan, selecting the best breed of backyard chicken for you, the essentials for selecting a good chicken coop, how much you should budget, and key resources to get you off to the best start possible.
We also cover the things you need to know for caring and raising a healthy backyard chicken flock including housing and feeding you backyard chickens, hatching eggs and caring for chicks, how to clip your chickens wings, and tips and tricks for getting the most out of your backyard chicken experience.
Whether you are considering getting backyard chickens for the first time or a seasoned backyard chicken enthusiast we aim to provide you with up to date interesting content on getting your backyard chickens off to the best start, selecting the best breeds of chickens, types of chickens, incubating chicken eggs and raising chicks, raising your backyard chickens, housing your backyard chickens, what to feed chickens, what do chickens eat, and reveal the top tips and secrets for getting the most out of your backyard chicken experience.
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