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Raising Backyard Chickens 101

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Why Are You Raising Chickens?

The reasons people raise chickens are as varied as the hundreds of chicken breeds themselves. For most, the hobby’s allure is because it’s a cheap and fun way to enjoy a self-sustaining lifestyle. Who can say no to perks like fresh eggs and free bug control in your vegetable garden?

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Starting Your Backyard Chicken Flock

Caring for Your Backyard Chickens

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